Identity of victims from fragmented and decomposed remnants by DNA profiling in a case of serial killings

  title={Identity of victims from fragmented and decomposed remnants by DNA profiling in a case of serial killings},
  author={Anupuma Raina and T D Dogra and Antoon A. Leenaars and Bhuvnesh Yadav and C Bhera and Sanjeev Lalwani and Lindsey S Leenaars},
  journal={Medicine, Science and the Law},
  pages={220 - 223}
A 28-year-old man, Surinder Koli, from a Nithari village adjoining Delhi, India committed serial murder. This case was of paramount importance in medico-legal investigations, as it was a landmark case of a serial killer reported from India. The skeletal remains (627 pieces) including skull/skull portions (19) were recovered from the nearby sewer drain, sump and the backyard of the house in which this man was residing. In addition, soft tissues (51) were also recovered from the same sewer drain… Expand
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