RUSSIA: Russian swimmer Safia Askarova 16, stabbed to death by a jealous boyfriend. She was stabbed with a knife 30 times.
Yet another story of jealousy, he stabbed her 30 times and claims that he does not remember where he stabbed her. A young and beautiful girl with a promising career and lot of dreams lost her life to one man who could not stand ‘NO’.
The incident occurred on 23rd December in
the Russian city of Togliatti.
He also confessed that he took out the knife but can
hardly remember where he stabbed her. He also said she tried to run away but he
kept on stabbing her, and he only remember the stab after which she fell.
He also said he dropped the knife somewhere near and
only realized what he had done when he was on his way home.
Butterfly swimmer Safia was a runner-up in the 2017
all-Russian youth championships, and recently took part in the Reserves of
Russia swimming tournament.
Safia had told her parents she was going to a shop but
unfortunately met Nikita Malygin, also an Olympic sports student.
Her body was found at 10pm on 23 December. A knife was
also found at the crime scene an abandoned building.