Died: October 29, 2015.
Age at death: 6.
Cause of death: Murder.
Location: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
This six-year-old girl was stabbed to death by her mother, who initially tried to blame the girl’s death on strangers forcing their way into her house. But police investigated and found out that the girl’s mother had beaten her several times before and that no one had forced their way into her house or stolen anything.
Perpetrator: Her mother.