I (Almost) Got Away With It
Strahinja Jokic (37 year old), was in his apartment with a woman, according to the Denver Post, which quoted the police. At one point, the woman wanted to leave the apartment, but Jokic prevented her by force, pushing her harshly on the ground. The woman then went out to the balcony and called for help, but Jokic grabbed her and started strangling her.
Police officers launched a manhunt on Monday evening to locate a man who escaped from the Exarcheia police station in central Athens, where he was being held.
The 39-year-old escapee, identified as a Greek national, had three robbery convictions.
According to information, the suspect asked to go to the toilet and, while being taken, pushed the officer aside and fled.
A 48-year-old man reportedly confessed to killing a 33-year-old man outside the metro station of Ampelokipi on Monday morning, state-run news agency ANA-MPA reported, citing police sources.
The suspect, identified as a drug user, went to the local police station after the killing and claimed he had been robbed, without providing further details.
Police in China have arrested a fugitive criminal who has been hiding for 17 years. His hiding place was discovered with the help of a drone. Song Jiang, 63, was sentenced to prison for trafficking in women and children, but in 2002 managed to escape from a prison camp. All these years he lived in a miniature cave and did not interact with people.
Two suspects are being questioned after a 41-year-old man died following a brawl that broke out at a Roma settlement in Pelasgia, in Greece's Fthiotida region.
Witnesses said the fight started when the two 33-year-old twin brothers accused the victim of stealing wood at the settlement. During the fight, the 41-year-old was fatally struck in the head with a pickaxe.