January 17, 2007

CA: Mikhel and Kadamovas guilty

Конец. From the San Jose Mercury-News:

Two convicted in California reservoir bodies kidnap-ransom scheme

Two men were convicted Wednesday of orchestrating a ruthless kidnapping-for-ransom scheme targeting Russian immigrants that resulted in the murders of five people whose bodies were found at the bottom of a Northern California reservoir.

A federal court jury found Iouri Mikhel, 41, and Jurijus Kadamovas, 40, guilty of three counts of hostage-taking resulting in death and three counts of conspiracy. Both could face the death penalty...

1 Comment:

Anonymous said...

I used to live a couple of miles from the lake where they found the bodies in this case. I still remember the day the FBI was out at the lake recovering them, it was a big deal in that area at the time.