Halle – Because of the urgent suspicion of collective murder, a 28-year-old woman and a 43-year-old man have been in custody in Halle since Tuesday.
This was announced by the Halle public prosecutor in the afternoon. They are said to have killed Heike G. († 52) in Halle Neustadt with stitches and cuts on Saturday. According to the prosecutor, the two initially did not comment on the allegations.
The public prosecutor’s office did not want to answer the alleged motive behind the incident and the relationship between the two accused and the woman who was killed, referring to the ongoing investigation.
The woman was found dead by her husband at the weekend in her apartment in Halle. According to the police, a murder weapon has not yet been determined.