Death on the Top Deck: The Killing of Klaus Schelkle and Attempted Murder of Bettina Taxis

Will there ever be justice in this 1980s case?

Klaus Schelkle and Bettina Taxis in Stockholm, Sweden, the day before the crime.

On the evening of 27 July 1987, after cuddling up for a photo at Stockholm harbour, Klaus Schelkle, 20, and his girlfriend Bettina Taxis, 22, boarded the cruise ship Viking Sally to sail from Stockholm, Sweden to Turku, Finland along…

--

--

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store
Chloe Wells

Chloe Wells

869 Followers

True crime and strange tales mostly. Top writer for the tag ‘Finland’.