Woman involved in Judge Falcone murder, DNA shows
As much as 400 kilograms of explosive was placed in a drainage pipe under a Sicilian highway, a consciously symbolic reassertion of power of the mafia over
New forensic equipment has allowed evidence to be reprocessed. Investigations in DNA evidence has already ruled out two genetic profiles belong to John Aiello, known as Monster Face, a former policeman who was suspected of the killing. Interestingly, other DNA profiles have been recovered and one belongs to an unknown woman that the authorities suspect was involved in the murder. Professor Nicola Resta, professor of medical genetics at the
Among the fingerprints of the woman, the fingerprint of another man, and of Salvatore Biondo were found. Biondo was a well known strategist of Cosa Nostra. Chief prosecutor, Amedeo Bertone, has announced that investigators have “a busy calendar of things to do,” in piecing together the murder.