Gao Chengyong, who mutilated several of his 11 victims, was executed on Thursday, nine months after Baiyin Intermediate People’s Court in Gansu province sentenced him to death. Photo: CCTV

China’s ‘Jack the Ripper’ executed for murder of 11 women and girls

  • Gao Chengyong’s ‘despicable, perverted desire’ left trail of mutilated dead that began in 1988
  • DNA sample from distant relative in bribery case became vital clue in murders
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Gao Chengyong, who mutilated several of his 11 victims, was executed on Thursday, nine months after Baiyin Intermediate People’s Court in Gansu province sentenced him to death. Photo: CCTV
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