May 7, 2014

Italy's Scariest Serial Killer Returns

Barbie Latza Nadeau, The Daily Beast

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The torture and murder of a young prostitute has Italians worried that one of the country’s most notorious serial killers may be back in action.

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TAGGED: Italy, Europe


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