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Owner of Submarine Held in Denmark on Suspicion of Murder

The owner of an amateur submarine was arrested on Friday on suspicion of murder after his vessel sank in Danish waters and a journalist who was supposed to be with him for a short voyage that day was reported missing, according to ABC News. Copenhagen police said in a statement released Friday night that the man denied killing the missing woman and alleges that he dropped her off on an island hours earlier during their Thursday night trip. The statement did not identify the owner of the submarine, but Peter Madsen, 46, has gained considerable notoriety about financing his submarine project through crowd funding and gaining headlines when his UC3 Nautilus was completed in 2008. Madsen…

Owner of Submarine Held in Denmark on Suspicion of Murder

The owner of an amateur submarine was arrested on Friday on suspicion of murder after his vessel sank in Danish waters and a journalist who was supposed to be with him for a short voyage that day was reported missing, according to ABC News. Copenhagen police said in a statement released Friday night that the man denied killing the missing woman and alleges that he dropped her off on an island hours earlier during their Thursday night trip. The statement did not identify the owner of the submarine, but Peter Madsen, 46, has gained considerable notoriety about financing his submarine project through crowd funding and gaining headlines when his UC3 Nautilus was completed in 2008. Madsen…