27 years old man kills his sister for unfriending him on Facebook | Showbiz Nigeria


A 27-year- man has been charged with second-degree for killing his sister for unfriending him on .

At around 3:15 p.m on Day, received two calls that a woman had been shot in a residence on the 200 of McCarrey Street in East , charging documents state. 

The call was from the uncle of the victim and the second came from the grandmother of the shooter, Moses Tony Crowe.

The victim’s uncle told a 911 dispatcher that “he heard a pop” while he was cooking at the , that his had accidentally been shot and that she was “unconscious but breathing,” according to the charging documents. Crowe’s grandmother told police that her grandson had pulled a from his pocket and shot the victim, who was identified as Amanda Owen, Crowe’s 23-year-old sister, the documents state.

Police said that when they arrived at the scene, they found Owen, who had been shot in the . She was taken to Providence Center, where she was later pronounced dead.

The woman identified in the charging documents as Crowe and Owen’s grandmother told detectives that the had met at the home for a Thanksgiving meal, and that Crowe had been up late drinking until in the morning and had slept till past noon. She told detectives that she was sitting on her bed that afternoon talking with Owen, who was in a with her 1-year-old son in her lap.

According to the charges, Crowe came into the bedroom and started talking with Owen, upset that she had unfriended or blocked him on Facebook.

The grandmother told detectives that Crowe pulled something out of his pocket that she wasn’t able to see clearly. At that point, he “manipulated” the object; when giving her account to detectives, the grandmother made “a motion consistent with racking the slide of a semiautomatic pistol,” according to the charges. Crowe then pointed a pistol at Owen’s head and the gun went off, the grandmother told police.

“I’m gonna to jail for ,” Crowe said, according to his grandmother’s account. Crowe also said he “didn’t mean it” and asked his grandmother not to call the police as he left the residence with the handgun, according to the charges.

Crowe was later found near the scene with a Glock pistol and taken into custody by SWAT officers, the charges state.

During an interrogation at the police headquarters, Crowe told detectives that he accidentally shot Owen while “twirling the pistol around on his finger when it went off,” according to the charges. He also told detectives that the Glock was used in the shooting.

Crowe repeatedly said that the shooting was accidental even though his grandmother told detectives a different version of , the charges state.

At an arraignment attended by in Anchorage Jail , District Leslie Dickson set Crowe’s bail at $,000 with third-party supervision and Pretrial Enforcement Division supervision with testing.

 Crowe is currently being held at the Anchorage Correctional Complex.

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