|Death: ||May 13, 1997|
Marta Russo was a student at the Faculty of Law at the Sapienza University of Rome, killed accidentally by a shot gun within the University grounds when she was 22 years old. Her murder was the centre of a complex court case that garnered huge media attention owing to the lack of substantial evidence and motive.The case gained huge attention in the media, owing to the apparent indiscriminate nature in which the victim was targeted.More than 10.000 students attended Russo's funeral, joined by the Prime Minister and other dignitaries. The Pope sent a message of condolence.
As from her wishes the organs were given.
Cause of death: Murdered
Cimitero Comunale Monumentale Campo Verano
Provincia di Roma
Created by: Oscar in Italy
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
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