Father of the Bride Accused of Murdering the Bride

Extended Pakistani family live in Atlanta. Father arranges marriage of Daughter.

Daughter wants out of marriage. Daughter files for divorce.

Father very upset. So …

Father allegedly strangles Daughter with a bungee cord…

Father is charged with murder, but maintains his innocence.

Father asks Court for accommodation so that he can follow Muslim beliefs in jail.

Read more in this Assyrian International News Agency article: Muslim Man Kills Daughter for Refusing Arranged Marriage and this Atlanta Journal Constitution article: I’m innocent, says man held in daughter’s death.