A Facebook beef turned deadly, as 15-year-old Jing Hua K stabbed a 15-year-old girl to death and attempted to kill her father after she allegedly posted derogatory comments about another girl on the social media site.
As reported by Sky News:
Jing Hua K, was jailed for a year and ordered to spend at least two years in a psychiatric facility to be 'treated for his problems.'
Judges awarded the maximum sentence possible in the Netherlands for a minor after the horrific murder in the eastern Dutch city of Arnhem.
'The court is of the opinion the defendant deliberately killed' Joyce Hau, known as Winsie to her friends, as well as attempted to murder her father, judges said in a verdict posted online. 'With the knife he deliberately stabbed her in the neck and face to take her life,' judges said. The girl was left 'in a lake of blood' and died in hospital five days later.
According to court documents, Jing Hua K was promised $183 if he carried out the murder.
During the sentencing, judges said the troubled teen suffered from 'a serious behavioral disorder with psychopathic traits.'