The Main Investigative Department of the Investigative Committee of Russia is investigating a criminal case initiated under Article 105 of the Criminal Code (murder) based on the discovery of the dismembered body of a woman in Orsk, Orenburg Region.
As previously reported, in the course of investigative and search operations investigators established the identity of the victim. She was a 39-year-old local resident. After the identification of the victim, they received information about the involvement of an acquaintance of the young woman in the commission of the crime. He turned out to be 42 years old Orsk resident, Igor Repin. The suspect was detained, and the court selected a preventive measure in the form of custody upon the request of the investigation.
According to investigators, on October 21 of this year, Repin, being intoxicated in his own apartment, during an argument with his girlfriend, struck the woman repeatedly with his hands on various parts of her body and then strangled her with a belt around her neck.
In order to conceal traces of murder the suspect dismembered the victim's body and left her body parts in different places.
At present, a complex of investigative actions aimed at establishing all the circumstances of what happened is being carried out.