British father-of-two, 48, ‘is stabbed to dying by his Indonesian girlfriend in Bali whereas on video name together with his step-daughter and ex spouse within the UK’

  • Matt Harper, 48, was stabbed to dying inside his house in Bali in Indonesia 
  • He was allegedly attacked by his accomplice Emma Pakpahan, stated to be in her 40s
  • Pakpahan informed police he had locked himself in his house and killed himself 










A British father-of-two has allegedly been stabbed to dying by his Indonesian girlfriend whereas on a video name to his household again within the UK. 

Matt Harper, 48, was allegedly attacked by his accomplice Emma Pakpahan, believed to be in her 40s, inside his house in Bali, Indonesia. 

It’s understood he had been chatting with his step-daughter and ex-wife on a video name when the assault occurred.    

Mr Harper labored for luxurious lodge agency Karma and had been seeing Pakpahan since final July, in line with buddies – a few of whom described her as ‘psycho’ and accused her of being a serial rip-off artist, reported the Solar. 

The Indonesian-born US citizen informed investigators that Mr Harper had taken his personal life – displaying them video footage she had recorded of him dying on the ground moments after her suspected assault. 

She informed police that he had locked the doorways and deliberately harmed himself.   

She sobs within the clip: ‘I do not know what’s occurred. I do not know, I do not know.’

Following the information of his dying, Pakpahan uploaded an odd video of herself on social media, thanking family and friends for his or her ‘assist’. 

Marr Harper, 48, was allegedly attacked by his accomplice Emma Pakpahan, believed to be in her 40s, inside his house in Bali, Indonesia (pictured collectively)

Friends said they had feared for Mr Harper's safety for several weeks, alleging that Pakpahan (pictured) has been accused on local Facebook groups of being a serial scam artist who has preys on foreigners and cons them out of tens of thousands of pounds

Pals stated they’d feared for Mr Harper’s security for a number of weeks, alleging that Pakpahan (pictured) has been accused on native Fb teams of being a serial rip-off artist who has preys on foreigners and cons them out of tens of hundreds of kilos

She says to the digital camera: ‘Naturally I’m unhappy. And when you guys do not hear from me, it is not as a result of I do not need to reply, I want time to course of issues.

‘Please do not imagine something till an announcement comes out from the police division.’ 

Bali police have arrested her on suspicion of homicide.

Matt’s ex-girlfriend in Bali, Allin Efashion, informed The Solar: ‘I used to be with him earlier than he received with Emmy. He was an ideal gentleman, a caring and beautiful man. He was the love of my life. I can not imagine he is gone.

‘He texted me just some days earlier than he died, saying he hated Emmy as a result of she ruined his life — and he was sorry for leaving me.

‘He was the most effective father to his two ladies and step-daughter and was liked by many buddies within the UK and Bali. Could he relaxation in peace.’

Different buddies stated they’d feared for Mr Harper’s security for a number of weeks, alleging that Pakpahan has been accused on native Fb teams of being a serial rip-off artist who has preys on foreigners and cons them out of tens of hundreds of kilos.

Mr Harper is believed to have arrived to Bali in February 2020, the place he typically uploaded movies detailing his ‘dream’ life on the island.   

A International & Commonwealth Workplace spokesman stated final evening: ‘We’re involved with the Indonesian police relating to the dying of a British man in Bali, and are supporting the household at this troublesome time.’

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