The investigator named the geneticist and molecular biologist Giorgos Fitsialos as technical advisor of the victim’s family. He is asked to analyze the orphan DNA sample which was found in the victim’s nails among others that the technical expertise of the Police has detected, and Tunnel first published.
In his telephone interview on Friday night’s, Mr Fitsialos said:
“We have requested primary laboratory results to do our own tests. In this case, a second genetic material of an unknown man has been found in the victim’s nails. This is a very important element in such a crime, which should not be missed. We will proceed to specialized analyzes to “read” the genetic material and illuminate the case. We do not exclude the possibility of third-party material, “he said.
Asked by Angeliki Nikolouli what is his opinion that after the request of the victim’s father, the Investigator of the Crime Research Division testified to the investigator that the DNA in the nails is not usable, he replied:
“That’s why there is a second expert appointed as technical adviser. We ask to process the data for the benefit of the case, “he said.
His findings are expected next week.
In her telephone communication with the Tunnel, the lawyer of the victim’s family, Gianna Panagopoulou, said:
“The family wants to sieve everything so that there is no question mark unanswered. Takes action, makes demands, and fortunately a good investigator is on the case. The mother and siblings of Dora have the actor’s confession, but they keep track of developments with respect to the investigation. ”
She also said that the family’s request for the representation of the crime remains pending.
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