Man who used to be riot police officer and Skif fighter confesses to premeditated murder of Burger King general manager
Irina Akhmatova might have been raped.
The press service of the Investigative Committee published footage of the interrogation of a man that had allegedly murdered the Burger King general manager, Irina Akhmatova. She was killed by a former riot policeman who had undergone military service in the special unit "Skif". Moreover, he has been to Chechnya on business trips several times. Earlier it was reported that the alleged murderer had previously been convicted of rape and robbery. The man came out of prison on parole last year.
During the interrogation, the detainee, 39, pleaded guilty, saying that the robbery was the reason he had slain the woman. He had planned the crime in advance: he created several fake accounts on an app for searching travel companions, including female ones. It is noted that the criminal booked all the seats in Irina Akhmatova’s car.
After he committed the crime, the man threw away the victim’s body and drove her car to Yaroslavl, where his wife and mistress lived. He left the car in the city upon learning that the search had begun, although he had previously planned to sell it for parts.
After publicity in the media, the man kept low profile; he went first to his relatives in Vladimir, where he stayed at a friend’s. Then he decided to flee to Nizhny Novgorod, but the car that he drove with the Vladimir friend was pulled over near the town of Gorokhovets; both were detained.
The detainee will be charged with homicide. He could be charged with rape, too. Although he has not confessed to it yet, he has not been giving direct answers to related questions.
The murder of the woman was committed in the Serpukhov district; at present, the investigation team is looking for her body.
Video: Police detain man allegedly involved in murder of Burger King general manager
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