All night as I sat there, I could only hear cries and screams…. They lasted until 6 in the morning.... Indeed, it was a night of horrors
Dumitru Iacob was born on the 25th of March, 1926, in Laz, Alba County, Romania. He graduated the Faculty of Equipment and Technology from Brasov. Iacob was an engineer within Steel Enterprise from Hunedoara before he was detained. He was arrested on the 26th of October, 1958, and was sentenced to 5 years of prison under the crime of omission of denunciation. Unfortunately, while he was detained, Iacob’s wife divorced him because of the pressure exercised by state authorities on her. He was released on the 15th of January, 1963. Thankfully, following his release, Iacob remarried his wife.