German nurse Niels H. brought possible a further 84 patients to

German nurse Niels H. brought possible a further 84 patients to

The life-sentenced German former male nurse Niels H. is suspected of the killing of 84 people in two hospitals.

That is to say politieonderzoekers in German media. After a nearly three-year investigation and excavations of deceased patients to the police for the first time a concrete number of victims is appointed.

The now 40-year-old Niels H. you injected patients with an overdose of hartmedicijnen in and tried them back to life. This worked, however, not in all cases.

The ex-nurse was in 2008 and 2015 for the court for the death of thirty patients that he is a overdose of the heart medicine would have injected. Niels H. ultimately came to be serving life for double murder, two attempts to murder and inflicting grievous bodily harm.


Before, researchers have that the actual slachtofferaantal of Niels H. is much higher than previously assumed. “The survey takes just as long as we are all unfortunate practices of Niels H. fully elucidated. Every stone will be turned over,” said the German Public Prosecutor’s office in Oldenburg last year.

In the hearings about the seriemoorden in two hospitals gave the ex-nurse, according to the prosecutor full disclosure. Him 27 deaths submitted and he has his deeds “in full and including all granted”, said prosecutor Daniela Schiereck-Bohlmann at a press conference.

Only he could not all the specific cases remember. He has admitted the patients with the drug in a “state of resuscitation” to have brought to then his skills in resuscitation to want to prove, ” she said.

The case is one of the biggest murder cases in the German criminal history. The number of deaths for which Niels H. is responsible for, is probably much higher because many patients cremated, said the head of the police in Oldenburg, germany.

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