Petrozavodsk «maniac» arrested for two months

© SK Receiptservlet in the killings of girls in Petrozavodsk at the scenePetrozavodsk «maniac» arrested for two months© SK of Russia

Petrozavodsk city court on Saturday took into custody two months a local resident, a suspect in the murder of two girls, reports the correspondent of RIA Novosti news from the courtroom.

«The judge ruled, the petition of the investigator to meet, to elect against Ipatova Anton Mikhailovich, 30.09.1989 year of birth, the measure of restraint in form of detention for a period of one month 30 days until November 18, 2018,» announced the judge, Alexander Mark.

The investigation considered that Ipatov might abscond and continue criminal activities. The lawyer objected to the detention, and the suspect relied on the decision of the court.

According to the court, in respect of Ipatova 10 and 18 September was prosecuted for causing grievous bodily harm. In particular, the eve of the murders in the hostel of Petrozavodsk he attacked, strangled, and then stabbed a 15-year-old girl. Currently, she is hospitalized.

The prosecution Ipatovo not yet filed.

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».

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. Was initiated a criminal case under article «murder». The suspect was arrested on Thursday evening.

On Friday, the head of Karelia Arthur Parfenchikov reported that the suspect has given grateful evidences. In addition, the detainee, according to the Governor, is charged with another crime, the stabbing wounds by a third girl.

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