Woman creates fake Facebook boy to talk to niece, niece asks fictional boy to kill her aunt

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

A 19-year-old woman is in an Alabama jail after asking a “boy” she met online to shoot and kill her family.  According to court records, 19-year-old Marissa Williams has been living with her aunt since April of this year.  Her aunt was upset that Williams would allegedly invite strangers she met online over to their home.

According to the deposition, Williams’ aunt created a Facebook profile for a fictional man that she named Tre ‘Topdog’ Ellis to talk to her niece. After just a few days of talking to the fictional Ellis she asked him to kidnap her,and kill her family.  According to court files, she explained how to get into her aunt’s bedroom and to kill her aunt, the woman’s fiancé, and then to shoot her cousin and the family dog.

After reading Williams’ plans her aunt called police and when Williams was interviewed  by police she admitted to the plot.  She was arrested and charged with solicitation of murder.

Read more: AL