SINGAPORE – One of the most notorious cold cases in South Korea – the chilling Hwaseong serial rape and murder cases which claimed 10 female victims between 1986 and 1991 – may have just been solved.

Earlier last month, Lee Choon-jae, currently serving a life sentence for another rape and murder, was identified by South Korean authorities as a suspect based on DNA evidence.

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