Talia Kantarian

Talia Kantarian was a 6-year-old child who was stabbed to death by her mother, 30-year-old Nancy L. Kantarian, in the family home at 9403A Georgetown Pike in Great Falls on May 23, 1984. [1]

Talia was stabbed 32 times by her mother, who also beat Talia's 5-year-old sister Jamie before setting the house on fire, which caused Jamie to burn to death.


  1. "Mother Charged in Death of Girl, 6." The Washington Post (1974-Current file): A1. ProQuest Historical Newspapers: The Washington Post (1877-1994). May 25 1984. Web. 11 Oct. 2011.