Un tribunal alemán condenó a un electricista de 67 años de agravado, Agresión peligrosa y simple por extirpar los testículos de varios hombres a pedido de ellos., causando la muerte de una persona, la agencia de noticias dpa ha informado.
A Munich regional court sentenced the man to eight years and six months in prison. El acusado, whose name was not released for privacy reasons, had initially also been charged with murder by omission but prosecutors later dropped that charge.
The defendant had admitted during the trial to offering “castrations” on sado-masochistic websites and said several men paid him money for torturing them and removing their testicles, dpa reported.
During the trial, the man told the court that he carried out the operations on his kitchen table in the town of Markt Schwaben, telling his victims that he was a trained medical professional, according to dpa.
The defendant told the court that he castrated or partially amputated the genitals of eight men between July 2018 y marzo 2020. But he denied responsibility for the death of one man, who died several days after the defendant performed a procedure on him.
Police found the dead man’s body in a box three weeks later.
Prosecutors had demanded 11 years in prison for aggravated and dangerous bodily injury. The defendant’s lawyers had asked the court to sentence him to no more than seven years.