18-year-old woman allegedly stabs boyfriend to death, confesses on Facebook

Police in San Bernardino are looking for a woman who allegedly stabbed her boyfriend to death following an argument then confessed to the crime on Facebook.

In her alleged confession, published by KTLA, 18-year-old Nakasia James wrote that she and Dorian Powell, 21, were arguing and it turned physical.

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“I gt [sic] the knife and stabbed him ddnt [sic] I would hurt him BT I did he died and I’m on the run…” read the post, which appears to have since been deleted from James’ Facebook account.


San Bernardino police received a 911 call about 2:30 a.m. Monday that a man had been stabbed by his girlfriend in the 2000 block of North Central Avenue, officials said. By the time officers arrived, James was gone. She is now wanted on suspicion of murder.

“Nakasia is aware that she is being sought in connection with this homicide,” San Bernardino police said in a statement. “At this time it does appear to be related to a domestic disturbance inside the apartment.”

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The Facebook post was published Monday, KTLA reported. She ended the post expressing regret.


“Btsorryy [sic] lord hopefully u forgive me! And sorry Dorian Powell rip,” she wrote.

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