In June 2016, the public prosecutor’s office began investigating Paolo Macchiarini on suspicion of manslaughter and grievous bodily harm based on the material leading to the deaths of the three patients operated on in Sweden.
By comparison, Gary Ridgway, the infamous Green River Killer, is currently considered the country’s worst serial killer following his conviction for murdering 49 victims in Washington during the 1980s and ’90s.
In 2009, mother of two Susan Powell disappeared without a trace in West Valley City, Utah. Then in 2012, husband Josh killed himself and their two sons after custody of the children was granted to Susan's parents.
The discovery documents portray the stark reality of a family falling apart, and a 33-year-old man who decided murdering three innocent people was the easiest way out of his marriage and life as a father.