A rapist and murderer known as China's 'Jack the Ripper', was sentenced to death for the killing of 11 women and girls.
Gao Chengyong, 54, was tried for multiple counts of homicide, rape, robbery and mutilation of corpses, according to the state television’s English channel.
He admitted to killing the 11 people between 1988 and 2002 in northwest China’s Baiyin city in Gansu Province and Baotou city in the northern region of Inner Mongolia, the report said.
The youngest of the victims was eight years old.
He allegedly targeted women dressed in red during his 14 year kiling spree, which began in 1988.