A Chinese court on Thursday sentenced U.S. citizen Shadeed Abdulmateen to death for the premeditated murder of a 21-year-old woman, his ex-girlfriend said, state television station CCTV reported.
In its ruling, the Ningbo Intermediate People’s Court in Zhejiang Province found that after a disagreement over the couple’s breakup in June 2019, the defendant arranged to meet and talk to the victim, a Chinese citizen named Chen, at a bus stop in Ningbo before 1 p.m. continues to kill her with a “folding knife”.
The court found that the defendant’s premeditated revenge, stabbing and cutting of Chen’s face and neck several times, resulting in Chen’s death, was motivated by disgusting motives, determined intentions and cruel means, and the circumstances of the crime were particularly bad and the consequences particularly serious. and should be punished according to the law, “CCTV reported.
The U.S. Embassy did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
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