The British banker accused of murdering of two women, one found in a suitcase on the balcony of his luxury Hong Kong apartment and the other inside with neck and buttock wounds, attended a pre-trial hearing on Thursday ahead of his October trial.
The bodies of the two women were found in the banker's 31st floor apartment.
Rurik Jutting, the former Bank of America employee charged with murdering two Indonesian women in Hong Kong, had his case transferred to the High Court. He didn’t enter a plea.
The banker faces life in prison if convicted.
A court in Hong Kong on Monday adjourned the trial of a 29-year-old British banker charged with killing two women until July because of the length of time needed for prosecutors to prepare their case.
'Something smells really bad – I want to get out of here', the message said
The double-murder case of former Bank of America employee Rurik Jutting was adjourned for two weeks in Hong Kong pending psychiatric reports on his ability to plead.
The father of one of the women found murdered in the Hong Kong flat of a British banker has said he was left stunned by news of her brutal death.
Rurik Jutting’s pupils were dilated from suspected blow abuse and he appeared to have used ampheta-mines as a 'livener', an ex-drug investigator allegedly said.
On the last night of her life, Seneng Mujiasih stopped by the Queen Victoria Bar in the heart of Hong Kong’s red-light district.