Elize Matsunaga has not landed on Wikipedia. Her crime story is airing on Netflix Once Upon A Crime.
Matsunaga is an alleged murder. Her story is considered to be one of the most brutal and shocking crimes that took place in Brazil. She is responsible for killing her own husband. The crime story is featured on Netflix’s Elize Matsunaga: Once Upon A Crime.
The four-part series released on July 8, 2021. Get to know the truth behind the tragic love story of Elize and Marcos Matsunaga from here.
Elize Matsunaga Wikipedia
Elize has no Wikipedia bio.
She shot to fame after killing her husband in the year 2012. Matsunaga is said to have come from a poor background in the Parana region. She was raised by her grandparents.
Professionally, she is a former Nurse and an escort. However, her fortune happened after marrying a businessman named Marcos Matsunaga.
The crime shocked Brazil: Elize Matsunaga shot and dismembered her rich husband. Featuring her first interview, this docuseries dives deep into the case.#ElizeMatsunaga : #OnceUponACrime S1 (2021), now streaming on @NetflixIndia. pic.twitter.com/SQvfxPLrBE
— CinemaRare (@CinemaRareIN) July 8, 2021
Her Story: Netflix Once Upon A Crime
Elize Matsunaga’s story is still considered very thrilling.
She had shot her husband in the head. Eventually, she dismembered him to hide her crime. Elize had cut his body into pieces, placed the parts in plastic bin bags inside three suitcases.
The suitcase was later discovered by the side of a road in Cotia. Not all the body parts have been discovered yet.
Initially, Elize denied any involvement. However, she had to confess after a strong investigation. In court, she claimed that it was a crime of passion. She had arguments over Marcos’s cheating on her.
Elize Age: How Old Is She?
Elize Matsunaga’s age was 30 years old in 2012.
Upon calculation, she must be 39 or 40 years old as of July 2021. However, we are unaware of her birthday details for now.
Where Is Elize Matsunaga Now?
Elize Matsunaga is in jail.
After confessing her crime, she was put on trial in 2016.
On December 5th of the same year, she was proven guilty. Since was sent to Trembembe Prison in São Paulo. In 2019, her sentence was reduced because of her confession. She is set to release in 2035.
Elize Husband And Family Details
Elize Matsunaga’s husband Marcos Matsunaga was of Japanese descent.
He was a businessman and wealthy heir to a major food company. The couple had actually met on an escort website named M.Class. Back then, Elize was named Kelly, a sweet little blonde girl.
Marcos began an affair with Elize, despite being a married man. After the divorce, the couple got married in the Anglican Church. Matsunaga and her husband Marcos Matsunaga have a daughter together.
However, there have been no details related to her on the web.