There is a man strongly suspected in the three murders of women in Rome Thursday morning. His name is Giandavide De Pau and he is 51 years old. Based on what is learned, in his past also investigations related to organized crime in Rome and in particular on the Camorra-style clan of the Sienese.
The killer killed Martha Castano, a 65-year-old Colombian, and two Asian girls using a stiletto-type blade.
He was questioned in the police headquarters. He is a person with drug addiction problems. He would be tracked down and arrested at first light in the Primavalle district in Rome. In his past criminal record perhaps also linked to the use of drugs.
“The situation is under strict control and we believe we can say that the community can return to being calmer because there will be no other events connected to these tragic events”. This was stated by the questore of Rome, Mario Della Cioppa in a note relating to the murders in Rome.
The turning point in the investigation into the triple homicide it would also be linked to some testimonies collected by the police in the last few hours. In particular, the elements provided by two Cuban citizens and a third person would have directed the investigative activity.
Rome, stabbed three women in a few hours
A candle, a ceramic angel and a vase with flowers in front of the red door of Martha Castano Torres, one of the three women killed on Thursday in Rome. A small memento for “a very good person”, as remembered by Tony and Monica, who have their own business two doors down from the victim’s apartment. “We said a prayer – they say – he had the worst death”.