Spokesperson for the Berlin prosecutor Martin Steltner revealed that an autopsy of 55-year-old woman Marianne M. showed the victim had died of brain haemorrhage stemming from severe injuries in an interview in Berlin on Friday. Steltner also confirmed that the suspects Taifun S. and Jasmine P., 36 and 27 respectively, knew the victim before arranging to meet over social media. After the 'sex... Еще game' torture and subsequent murder, the couple dragged the body down four flights of stairs, wrapped it in a cloth and disposed of it outside between December 21-23. The couple were later arrested at Schonefeld airport while attempting to flee to Turkey on December 30. Both are known to police for previous offences, including drug trafficking, dangerous bodily harm, weapons violations and theft.