A Las Vegas woman previously accused of telling authorities she was too “예쁜” to be arrested has allegedly confessed to killing her mother, according to multiple reports.
Police said 28-year-old Hend Bustami faces an open murder charge in connection with her mother’s death.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said the victim, identified by KLAS-TV as 61-year-old Afaf Hussanen, suffered from multiple stab wounds and was pronounced dead at the Las Vegas home she shared with her daughter.
콘센트에 따르면, which cites police, Bustami allegedly called 911 약 2:30 오전. Wednesday to confess to the slaying.
“I think I killed my mommy,” she allegedly told dispatch before hanging up, the station reports.
몇 시간 후, California Highway Patrol located an allegedly blood-covered Bustami, driving down Interstate 15 near Barstow, 칼리프., where she was arrested, per KLAS.
According to the station, during an interview with police, Bustami allegedly admitted to stabbing her mother to death with shards of glass following an argument between the pair. Bustami then allegedly fled to California.
She will be extradited back to Las Vegas, police said in a news release.
It was unclear Friday if Bustami retained an attorney to comment on her behalf.
Citing the arrest report, authorities were called to the airport’s Chili’s restaurant Aug. 31, after Bustami, who police said appeared drunk and belligerent, allegedly skipped out on paying her bill, according to KVVU.
When officers confronted her, she alleged they were harassing her because they “had never seen anyone as pretty as her,” the station reports.
Bustami had a court appearance scheduled for Thursday for the August airport arrest, but it’s unclear if she actually appeared or if she has entered a plea to those charges, according to KLAS.