There’s no doubt about it, the mother/daughter dynamic can be tough. Words and actions can be easily misconstrued—on both sides—and it can ultimately lead to a lot of pain and heartache.
And, evidently, murder.
In 2009, Joanne Witt of California was brutally stabbed to death in a plot hatched by her daughter Tylar, then just fourteen years old, and Tylar’s 19-year-old boyfriend, Steven Colver.
Seems Ms. Witt had the audacity to go to the police and file a statutory rape claim against Colver, now twenty-one, giving authorities Tylar’s diary as evidence.
Tylar Witt clearly felt that matricide was a just reward for her …