In Petrozavodsk the taxi driver told how he drove a suspect in the murders to buy a knife

© SK Receiptservlet in the killings of women in Petrozavodsk in the interrogation of the investigator. Archival photoIn Petrozavodsk the taxi driver told how he drove a suspect in the murders to buy a knife© SK of Russia

The taxi driver from Petrozavodsk on the eve of the murders of the girls drove the suspect to the crime scene, and then – to buy the knife.

Wednesday, September 19, near the hostel of 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. It later emerged that another female suspect was wounded on 16 September. This was told by the mother of the victim.

«On Wednesday, on the eve of the first murder, the call came in… After lunch, around two. Was the order with no address, that is, the calculation in fact. I drove to the second entrance. He came out of the forest. Excited was inadequate. In camouflage, the hood was tightened», — said the taxi driver to RIA Novosti.

According to the taxi driver, they went to the hostel, which was the first murder.

«Arrived at the Dorm, he said, let the store go. This shop «Fisherman-hunter». Now, he says, only the knife buy. Then got back in his car, took out a knife with red handle, hunting, a good knife. Eighteen hundred, he says, paid for it. Says my sister tried to rape a man, she is in the hospital cut, she has a punctured lung. I said, I will take revenge,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

He added that as soon as I heard about the first murder, he immediately contacted the police.

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

The court took custody of the suspect, Anton Ipatov until November 18.