(b. 1974 in Sumy, USSR (now, Ukraine) ) was a Russian
serial killer responsible for the murders of 4 women in
Moscow between January 31, 1994 and February 16, 1994.
In 1989 Tchayka was arrested for
raping a little girl and was sentenced to 14-years of
prison but was released in 1991 by 'excellent behavior'.
On January 30, 1994 Tchayka committed
his first murder when killed a young woman; Tchayka
stabbed her 21 times. Only the victim's son could
identified to his mother. The second victim was on
February 7, 1994. Tchayka stabbed her 8 times with a
knife and stole her handbag and her gold ring. On
February 9, 1994 a fifty-years old woman is murdered,
again, Tchayka stabbed her and stole other gold ring. On
February 16, 1994 Tchayka murdered his last victim at
age of 18 years old.
After of four murders, the police
began a career to catch the psychopath serial killer and
the only evidence that they had about the serial killer
was that the possible killer wore black clothes.
A few days later, when the detective
was thinking in the metro what to do saw a young man who
was wearing black jacket, black bag, gray-black pants
and all black. The detective saw a suspect behavior in
the young and he persecuted to the young. Hours later
his behavior and his clothes sentencing his arrest.
After his arrest, Tchayka confessed
the murders. He was sentenced to death but wasn't
executed because of moratorium for death punishment in