Serial Killer Cop Jailed For Murdering 22 Women

 

 

 

 

” A retired Russian policeman who raped and murdered 22 women – in what he claimed was a campaign to cleanse his town of prostitutes – has been jailed for life.

  Describing himself as a a “cleaner”, Mikhail Popkov, raped and axed or stabbed the victims late at night in the Siberian city of Angarsk after offering to give them lifts in his police car.

  Bodies of the victims – who included a teacher, a shop assistant and several prostitutes – were found dumped in woods, on the roadside and in a cemetery.

  One had been decapitated and another’s heart had been removed, while it is reported he had sex with some of the bodies after killing them.”

 

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