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Russia / Chikatilo Murder Case #140778

ABC Evening News for Monday, Apr 20, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Rostov-on-Don: David Ensor) Sensational murder trial in Russia of Andrei Chikatilo, who killed 53 people, featured; scenes shown from the courtroom and from the woods in Rostov-on-Don, Russia, where many of the victims were killed; details recalled of his original arrest in 1979 after the first murder. [CHIKATILO - (thru translator) talks about his perverted sexual drives.] The old Soviet approach of keeping the public ignorant of the crimes as they were being committed noted. [Prosecutor Nikolai GERASSIMENKO - (thru translator) comments.]

Reporter(s):
Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter
Duration:
00:02:20

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