British banker fit to stand trial in Hong Kong murders

A British banker accused of the murder of two women whose mutilated bodies were found in his Hong Kong apartment was on Monday ruled fit to stand trial after undergoing psychiatric tests.

Judge Bina Chainrai ruled that 29-year-old Rurik Jutting, who has spent two weeks having the tests in a secure psychiatric centre, is mentally fit to stand trial for the murders of Seneng Mujiasih and Sumarti Ningsih.