A tragic incident has given shock waves once again in Europe after Bulgarian journalist, Viktoria Marinova was brutally raped and murdered on Saturday. She was the third journalist to have been kill in the past year in Europe.
Viktoria Marinova Death and Funeral
The 30-year-old, Viktoria Marinova body was found near a pedestrian alley in the area with heavy vegetation in the Northeastern city of Ruse. The Ruse’s regional prosecutor, Georgi Georgiev told that
“Her death was caused by blows to the head and suffocation, and her mobile phone, car keys, glasses and some of her clothing were missing,”
Bulgarian Interior Minister Mladen Marinov described the homicide as the “exceptionally brutal.” According to the local news outlets, he also stated Marinova was raped before murder. Moreover, he assures that the country’s top murder investigators are working on the case. The suspect Severin Krassimirov arrested on 9th October in Germany admitted that he didn’t mean to kill the journalist and expressed retaliation on her murder.
“I regret it so much. I cannot believe I did it, Whatever I get, even if it is life in prison, I will serve it.”
Source: Independent UK
The European Commission First Vice-President Frans Timmerman twitted on the horrific incident
Shocked by the horrendous murder of Victoria Marinova. Again a courageous journalist falls in the fight for truth and against corruption. Those responsible should be brought to justice immediately by the Bulgarian authorities.
— Frans Timmermans (@TimmermansEU) October 7, 2018
Caption: Victoria Marinova death news circulating on the twitter
Moreover, she was the third journalist to be murdered in the past year in Europe, after Daphne Caruana Galizia was eliminated in a car bomb and Jan Kuciak and his girlfriend Martina Kunirova shot to death.
Viktoria Marinova Quick Facts
|Real Name||Viktoria Marinova|
|Birthday||7th September 1988 to 6th October 2018|
Who is Viktoria Marinova?
Viktoria Marinova was a 30-year-old beautiful Bulgarian Journalist who was working on the TVN Television channel. She had recently begun anchoring the program named Detector on the TVN. On the show, she had recently interviewed two famous investigative reporters Atila Biro and Dimitar Stoyanov who were alleged fraud involving into European Union funds. Unfortunately, only one segment was aired before Marinova death.
She also worked as a host in a lifestyle program and was involved with charity work. Moreover, Marinova is the mother of a young daughter.
Viktoria Marinova wiki –bio, age, parents, family, siblings
Viktoria Marinova was born in the city of Bulgaria in 1988. She had celebrated her birthday on 7th September which makes her age 30. She passed away on 6th October 2018 in Ruse due to brutally raped and murder. Marinova held the nationality of Bulgarian, but her parents’ identity remains confidential. However, she is a mother of a beautiful young daughter who name is unknown.