Ex-Russian cop suspected of raping, killing 25 women
Moscow: A Siberian court has sanctioned detention of a former police officer suspected to have sexually assaulted and killed 25 women.
The 48-year-old man has been formally accused of murdering three women. The other deaths, which occurred between 1994 and 2000, are currently being investigated, an Angarsk city court said in a press release.
The man, who resigned from the police force in 1998, was held in Vladivostok city.