Instagram Model Tara Has Been Shot Dead In Iraq
Iraqi model and Instagram starlet Tara Fares has been shot dead at the wheel of her Porsche convertible in central
Baghdad , sending ripples through social media circles.
The interior ministry opened a probe into Thursday ’s murder of the 22 – year – old who suffered “ three fatal bullet wounds ” as she drove through the capital ’ s Camp Sarah district.
Fares, a fashionista with 2 .7 million followers on Instagram is known for her pictures sporting tattoos , different hair colours and adventurous clothes, was a victim of her fame and targeted because of her lifestyle, Twitter users wrote .
“ I am beyond disappointed and hurt after hearing about another tragic loss in Iraq . Tara Fares, a model and social media influencer was gunned down in broad daylight in #Baghdad ,” one said .
“ A young Iraq model was simply enjoying & loving life like other pretty girls. Unfortunately she got shooted & killed by few militants . I am truly heart broken & saddened by such a tragic news,” another wrote .