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German killer nurse gets life for 85 hospital murders

Jun 06, 2019 - 11:54 AM

(UPDATED) Judge Sebastian Buehrmann calls Niels Hoegel's killing spree 'incomprehensible'

SERIAL KILLER. Former nurse Niels Hoegel, accused of killing more than 100 patients in his care, sits in the courtroom during a hearing in his trial, on November 22, 2018 in Oldenburg, northern Germany. Hoegel, 41, has already spent nearly a decade in prison for other patient deaths, and is accused of intentionally administering medical overdoses to victims so he could bring them back to life at the last moment. Mohssen Assanimoghaddam / POOL / AFP

German court hears nurse admitted more than 30 'boredom' killings

Jan 08, 2015 - 11:58 PM

Investigators suspect the nurse aimed to spark medical emergencies for patients so he could demonstrate his resuscitation skills but that he also acted out of boredom