Villainous Russian In Tights Admits To Acid Attack

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Villainous Russian In Tights Admits To Acid Attack

  • 03/07/2013 11:06 AM EST

Pavel Dmitrichenko, a 29-year-old Russian star of the Bolshoi ballet confessed to plotting an acid attack against artistic director Sergei Filin, according to Maxim Kolosvetov, a Moscow police spokesman.

 
The details of the story are still unfolding, but so far it is clear that the motives of the crime include jealousy and perhaps a love affair.
 
Russian star Pavel Dmitrichenko once played the role of “Ivan the Terrible.” How apropos.