Died 30th March 2014
Mashael Albasman (25) was found dead in a property in St Michael’s Road, Bournemouth on 30th March 2014.
Faleh Ghazi Albasman (58), Mashael’s father, has been charged with her murder.
Ms Albasman was a Kuwaiti national who was studying in Bournemouth. Her father was reportedly staying with her in a flat in St. Michael’s Road.
Police have not yet said how the woman died, or whether any weapons were involved.
Detective Inspector Stewart Balmer of Dorset Police said “This is a tragic incident for Mashael’s family and on behalf of Dorset Police I wish to extend my sincere condolences and sympathy to her family. The family reside in Kuwait and a Dorset Police family liaison officer, working in conjunction with the Kuwaiti embassy and international liaison officers from the National Crime Agency, is supporting the family and keeping them informed and updated. Enquiries continue to establish further evidence and information about the murder of Mashael. I can confirm that we are not currently looking for anybody else in connection with this death.”
Note: This report was drawn from reports on ITV News Meridient, the Bournemouth Echo and BBC.