Judge Vladimir Trofimov and family beheaded in Ukraine in gruesome massacre

Judge and his family beheaded 'with machete' in medieval Ukraine massacre Judge was known to be 'fair and honest' with sentencingPolice suggest gruesome crime may have been motivated by revenge | UPDATED: 11:46 GMT, 17 December 2012 A respected judge – and three members of his family – have been beheaded in a medieval-style massacre in Ukraine. The corpses were left at the scene but the heads of Judge Vladimir Trofimov, his wife Irina, their son Sergei, and the son's partner, Marina Zoueva, are all missing. Police are uncertain what weapon was used – but say it could be a machete, a sword or an axe.