Peter Madsen, who’s accused of murdering Wall, now claims she died of carbon monoxide poisoning whereas he was on deck, police mentioned.
Madsen had beforehand claimed in courtroom that Wall died by chance after hitting her head on a hatch within the submarine .
“This rationalization after all causes police to need to get additional supplemental statements from the medical expert, as properly from the protection ministry’s submarine specialists,” chief investigator Jens Moeller Jensen mentioned.
Police divers have been looking the Bay of Koege for the final two weeks — the place Madsen, 46, now admits dumping Wall’s dismembered physique elements. They’ve been searching for her arms and each Wall and Madsen’s cellphones.
Madsen continues to disclaim costs of homicide and “badual acts apart from intercourse” — a cost stemming from the truth that Wall had 14 stab wounds round her bad space, the badertion mentioned.
Wall was final seen in August boarding Madsen’s privately constructed submarine the place she deliberate to interview him for an article.