Chiman Rai, Sparkle Reid Rai: Indian Businessman Had African American Daughter-In-Law Murdered In Georgia–Revisite…

Chiman Rai, a Mississippi businessman originally from India, wanted his black daughter-in-law out of his son’s life so much that he was willing to pay a hit man $10,000 to kill her. The body of 22-year-old Michelle Sparkle Reid Rai was found in her Union City apartment in the spring of 2000. Her infant daughter was present when the murder took place.


Ricky Rai, Sparkle Reid’s 20-year-old husband, found his wife’s body when he returned home from work that evening. He was later ruled out as a suspect. An autopsy report confirmed that Sparkle Reid Rai had been stabbed with a knife and strangled with a vacuum cord.


The case cooled for nearly a decade until someone came forward with information. According to the tipster, she knew a woman who claimed her cousin killed Sparkle Rai and…

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