Murder, victim photo posted on Facebook
August 9th, 2013
01:27 AM ET

Murder, victim photo posted on Facebook

People confess to a lot of things on Facebook: their frustrations, bad habits, secret longings and new loves. A Florida man allegedly confessed to a murder Thursday on the social media website, that of his wife, whom he shot dead in their kitchen.

Derek Medina, 31, posted a picture of her blood-stained body, collapsed and contorted on the floor in the corner, to his Facebook feed with a note.

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  1. Joey Isotta-Fraschini ©™

    Sixty years ago, Medina would have gone to Hollywood to become a star. Today, it's easier to kill somebody.

    August 9, 2013 at 7:16 am | Report abuse |
  2. Scottish Mama

    I think D-I-V-O-R-C-E is easier.

    August 9, 2013 at 7:58 am | Report abuse |
  3. saywhat

    I'm afraid of this becoming the new 'in'. An act of horror committed and then going viral on FB or wherever this age takes it.
    G.Morning@Scottish Mama @JI-F.

    August 9, 2013 at 11:18 am | Report abuse |
    • Scottish Mama

      @ saywhat-good evening.

      August 9, 2013 at 7:58 pm | Report abuse |
  4. banasy©

    I wonder how many idiots "liked" this...and this man wrote self-help books on effective communication?? Oh, my. This is reprehensible.

    August 9, 2013 at 2:04 pm | Report abuse |
  5. chrissy

    I think you summed it all up in ONE word @ banasy lol! Idiot! That pretty much says it all about this man.

    August 9, 2013 at 2:44 pm | Report abuse |
    • banasy©

      I wonder what state of dementia he was in when he decided, not only to shoot his wife, but to post his deed on FB...I guess he wanted his 15 minutes of fame, @chrissy. What a pathetic human.

      August 9, 2013 at 7:22 pm | Report abuse |
  6. Rascal Rabble

    whowouddahknown?!?!?! facebook the new confessional box...guess youtube will be the next venue for snuff scenes...sheesh!

    August 9, 2013 at 6:21 pm | Report abuse |
  7. rupert

    I confess. I forced myself on chrissy then banasy last saturday

    August 9, 2013 at 7:42 pm | Report abuse |
    • Scottish Mama

      And then you woke up.

      August 9, 2013 at 7:59 pm | Report abuse |
  8. rupert

    Then i did rascal rabble too.

    August 9, 2013 at 7:43 pm | Report abuse |
  9. rupert

    Then saywhat and i went skinny dipping
    I did him too in the woods

    August 9, 2013 at 7:45 pm | Report abuse |
  10. rupert

    Then i went down on zandie.
    Mmm soooo good

    August 9, 2013 at 7:46 pm | Report abuse |
  11. rupert

    Then scottish mama did me against my will.
    So exciting

    August 9, 2013 at 10:13 pm | Report abuse |
  12. rupert

    Seriously that girls eyes freaks me out

    August 9, 2013 at 10:24 pm | Report abuse |
  13. chrissy

    Lol @ rupert, i guarantee you would be squakin soprano right now if that were even remotely close to being true! Thats if of course you were still breathing! And good call @ Mama lol.

    August 9, 2013 at 10:29 pm | Report abuse |
  14. Real

    People making a joke about something like this is why this happens, evil is good and funny these days in America – atleast thats how it seems.

    August 28, 2013 at 1:53 pm | Report abuse |