A woman from Oregon identified as Sara Zghoul was founded decapitated and dismembered inside two bags in a BMW in Aloha, Oregon, The Oregon Live reported.
A man has been arrested but the individual was not identified by the authorities. Like Zghoul, he is also from Aloha.
According to some sources, the man attempted suicide before he was detained.
Zghoul, whose family is originally Jordanian, had worked as an actress and a model. She is survived by her son.
“Sara was funny, kind and a great mother,” a family friend said. “She was the kind of person to give you the shirt off her back.”
Her family has not yet commented to reports of her death.
Police said in a statement they would reveal the detained suspect’s name “later,” and called on anyone with information about the murder to contact them.
Woman of Jordanian origin found dismembered in Aloha, Oregon