12 Sep '11, 1am

Italian man charged with killing female student in 'sex game gone wrong'

ROME (AFP) - Italian prosecutors have charged a 42-year-old man with killing a female student who suffocated during a sex-game gone wrong, media reported on Sunday. Soter Mule tied Paola Caputo, 24, to another woman while performing a Japanese sado-masochist technique known as 'shibari.' The engineer was originally held for murder but authorities in Rome believe Caputo and her friend consented to the game. Investigators have so far established that the three spent the night drinking and using drugs at a club before Caputo, said to be Soter's long-term girlfriend, suggested going to the car park of the building in a Rome suburb where she worked as a caretaker. The two women remained clothed while they were tied tightly together with the same rope and suspended two metres off the ground. The balancing act meant that when the unnamed woman fainted, Caputo was suffocated. Mule...

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