Cement block from red lake points to Maricar
A cement block retrieved from the red lake on Tuesday is believed to be connected to one of the suitcases in the serial killer case.
Divers pulled out of the water a cement block which was discovered 13 metres underneath the surface at the Red Lake in Mitseros, rural Nicosia. Police believe the latest find is connected with a suitcase and could be linked to 30-year-old Maricar Valdez Arquiola, a Filipina who went missing in December 2017.
Alleged serial killer Nikos Metaxas, who is in custody on seven counts of murder and one rape, admitted seven murders and said he dumped three bodies in suitcases at the red lake, including Maricar. Two bodies have already been found in suitcases at the red lake, 36-year-old Livia Florentina Bunea from Romania and a child believed to be her 8-year-old daughter Elena Natalia. A second autopsy last week suggested Livia was choked to death,...