Boss of international paedo ring ‘killed in prison cell during a targeted attack’

Christian Maire, 40, the mastermind of an international child exploitation ring, was killed and a second defendant Michal Figura, 36, an IT specialist at the University of Pennsylvania, was also injured in the attack.

Maire’s death on January 2 has been listed as ‘homicide’ by the Washtenaw County Medical Examiner’s Office.

Nobody has been charged with the killing, but investigators have identified people who participated in an attack that involved seven inmates at Milan’s federal prison.