Lithuanian charged with murder following discovery of woman’s body at Peterborough in a suitcase missing her arms, legs and head

42-year-old Ramute Butkiene.

42-year-old Ramute Butkiene. - Credit: Archant

Detectives investigating the murder of a woman in Peterborough have charged a man.

Police are currently looking for three people in connection with the stabbing.

Police are currently looking for three people in connection with the stabbing. - Credit: Archant

Vytautas Jokubauskas, 57, of Mayor’s Walk, Peterborough, has been charged with murdering 42-year-old Ramute Butkiene.

Ramute’s torso was discovered at a property in Mayor’s Walk on Friday afternoon.

Some body parts have been discovered in Peterborough but searches are continuing.

Jokubauskas remains in police custody and is due to appear at Huntingdon Magistrates’ Court tomorrow morning (June 11).


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A post mortem on the body of the victim, which was missing its head, arms and legs,took place earlier this week at Peterborough City Hospital.

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