In Petrozavodsk, the suspect confessed to killing the two girls

© Fotolia / ctpaepРуки in handcuffs. Archival photoIn Petrozavodsk, the suspect confessed to killing the two girls© Fotolia / ctpaep

. The suspect in the murder of two girls in Petrozavodsk made a confession, in addition, he is charged with three crimes, said on Friday at a meeting of the government of Karelia head of the region Artur Parfenchikov.

On Wednesday, about hostel Petrozavodsk medical College found the body of 20-year-old girl with stab wounds. Thursday found the body of a girl stabbed to death at stadium «the Youth», a half-hour walk from the first victim. According to investigators, on Wednesday evening the 28-year-old suspect attacked the 20-year-old girl at the Dorm, and the next day attacked the 27-year-old girl near the stadium «Yunost». In both cases, the man used a knife. From the received injuries victims died. Was initiated a criminal case under article «Murder». The suspect was arrested on Thursday evening.

«One episode is associated with crime in the home, it is also connected with the use of the pricking of the subject, was caused serious bodily harm to the citizen. To date, three episodes are United in one criminal case. Yesterday evening arrested a suspect, a native of the city of Petrozavodsk, seized the crime tool,» said Parfenchikov.

According to regional media, the third episode (chronologically the first) is the girlfriend of the suspect, which he stabbed before the murder. After that she was hospitalized.

Parfenchikov also said that the suspect – an unemployed, previously convicted, was released from prison 2 years ago.