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# grisly - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

German mother admits killing babies, but says she can't remember how many

“It could have been two, three or four”.

# grisly - Sunday 28 February, 2016

Body found at an Airbnb rental in France

It was found in the garden of a property that a group of friends were renting for a party.

# grisly - Tuesday 19 January, 2016

Chinese nanny admits to killing and dismembering parents of baby in France

The baby died while in the nanny’s care.

# grisly - Sunday 11 October, 2015

A history of London crime in 600 ghoulish objects

From the ropes used to hang prisoners to a poisoned syringe belonging to the Kray twins – it looks like the Crime Museum is well worth a visit.

# grisly - Sunday 27 July, 2014

Japanese schoolgirl arrested for murdering and dismembering classmate

The suspect has admitted strangling the victim and severing her head and left hand.

# grisly - Friday 17 August, 2012

Canada: Woman's severed head found in park

The grim find comes just one day after a human foot was discovered by hikers near the location.

# grisly - Wednesday 4 July, 2012

Police find 'Canadian Psycho' victim's head

The head was the last remaining body part of the victim to be recovered in the gruesome case.

# grisly - Monday 2 July, 2012

Human head found in a park in Canada

The head is believed to belong to the Chinese student who was brutally killed and dismembered in Montreal last month.

# grisly - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Canadian porn actor suspect pleads not guilty to murdering Chinese student

Luka Rocco Magnotta appeared before the Montreal courthouse via video link for safety and logistical reasons.

# grisly - Monday 18 June, 2012

Canadian porn actor suspect extradited from Germany

Luka Rocco Magnotta is accused of killing and eating a Chinese student in Montreal last month.