Some crimes are like something out of a bad horror film. This is one of them.
A nurse in Philadelphia has admitted that he cut body part from 244 corpses, some of them diseased, so that they could be used on patients in need of transplant.
Lee Cruceta, 35, pleaded guilty to conspiracy, taking part in a corrupt organization, abuse of a corpse and 244 counts each of theft and forgery.
He was the lead cutter in a group that was trafficking in more than 1,000 stolen body parts in a profitable transplant scheme that victimized unsuspecting patients.
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-- Lance Murray