Wednesday, April 13, 2011

Are there TWO Craigslist Rippers? New police fears as body count rises to as many as body count rises to as Many as TEN - 13th Apr 2011

Investigators hunting the 'Craigslist Ripper' are investigating the theory that there may be more than one killer.

Police have now found the remains of seven adults, one toddler and a bundle of bones which are thought to belong to two people - taking the body count to ten.

They believe differences in the way victims were killed, their bodies were disposed and DNA evidence could all suggest there was more than one murderer.

According to ABC News, although the first bodies found - those of prostitutes who advertised on Craigslist - were wrapped in cloth while the most recent set were not covered up.

The bones which are thought to belong to one or two people were among four sets of bodies found last week several miles away from where the remains of four prostitutes were discovered last December.

Nassau county executive Edward Mangano said that police are looking for 'the animal that has obviously taken the lives of a number of people'. Read More