Oleg Sokolovskis: Dmitry Puchkov / YouTube
A suspect in the murder of the girl, the teacher of Saint-Petersburg state University, Oleg Sokolov has issued a confession. About the Agency TASS said his lawyer Alexander Pachev.
He suggested that the actions of Sokolov was called “the influence of strong factors, perhaps the state of pathological intoxication or heat of passion”. While Pachev said that the fact of involvement of his client from the murder has not been proved.
Earlier in SK have informed that is interested in messages about beating Sokolov another student. Supposedly in 2008, a girl who decided to break up with him, he was tied to a chair, beaten for hours and threatened to mutilate and kill.
Oleg Sokolov was detained November 9, the when caught the attention of police after he dived into the river to drown a package with a severed female hands. The historian was in a poor condition. In the apartment of a teacher, law enforcement officers found the body of a murdered young woman and her severed head, and the backpack — a traumatic gun.
Video, photo All from Russia.