A heavily pregnant US teen will face firing squad with her boyfriend if found guity of murdering her mother . The US teen above was told that d she will face trial over the murder of her socialite mother on the resort island of Bali. Heather Mack,19, who is currently seven months' pregnant, and her boyfriend Tommy Schaefer, 21, are accused of killing Sheila von Wiese-Mack and stuffing her body in a suitcase.
They young lovers will face a firing squad if they are found guilty.prosecutors said the couple plotted the murder because von Wiese-Mack did not approve of their relationship, and that Mack once suggested that Schaefer hire someone to kill her mother for $50,000 before their visit to Bali.
It said that an argument over the hotel bill made Mack's mother angry and she scolded Schaefer, using a racial slur, and Schaefer then battered her with a fruit bowl handle.
Mack, who is seven months' pregnant, helped stuff her mother's body in the suitcase by sitting on it to enable Schaefer to close it, the indictment said.
They then hired a taxi and placed the suitcase in the trunk and told the driver they were going to check out of the hotel and would return, but never did.