By Bradford Betz | 8 October 2018
FOX NEWS — A Bulgarian journalist who had been reporting on alleged corruption linked to European Union funds, was found raped and murdered on Saturday, authorities said.
Viktoria Marinova, 30, was found dead in a park in Ruse, a town in the far north, along the border of Romania, Reuters reported, citing prosecutors.
Viktoria Marinova: man arrested in Germany over Bulgarian journalist murder
Marinova’s body was found in a park in the Bulgarian border town of Ruse on Saturday
By Shaun Walker and Ben Quinn | 10 October 2018
THE GUARDIAN — A man has been arrested over the rape and murder of the journalist Victoria Marinova, Bulgarian authorities have said, adding that they do not believe the attack was linked to Marinova’s work.
The body of Marinova, 30, was found by a passerby on Saturday, after she had gone running along the Danube in Ruse, Bulgaria’s fifth biggest city. She presented a programme on TVN, a local channel.
The man, named as 21-year-old Bulgarian citizen Severin Krasimirov, was detained by German police near Hamburg on Tuesday, at the request of Bulgarian authorities. […]