Vincent Tabak did their utmost to persuade a jury he had been a timid, naive bachelor whom strangled Joanna Yeates in a minute of panic to quit her screaming after having a clumsy pass.
By Martin Evans, John Bingham and Gordon Rayner
8:09PM BST 28 Oct 2011
He previously only had one gf, he told them, and ended up being therefore intimately inexperienced which he utilized an internet dating agency to begin that relationship.
However in truth Tabak ended up being enthusiastic about violent pornography and prostitutes. He fantasised about women being choked while having sex.
Whenever police seized their computers they discovered a number of degrading images and sadomasochistic movies with intimately explicit images of a female bearing a resemblance that is striking Miss Yeates.
In a single image, a woman with similar quick blonde hairstyle as Miss Yeates is shown on the straight back, by having a red T-shirt pulled up to reveal one of her breasts.
Detectives whom discovered the image on Tabak’s disk drive noted a group of similarities because of the means Miss Yeates’s frozen body ended up being found, together with her red top additionally pulled up to reveal her upper body.
Prosecutors think that Tabak killed Miss Yeates to fulfill his depraved desires that are sexual because he wished to go from “observer to perpetrator”.
The frequent Telegraph may also reveal that Tabak, whom advertised to stay a loving, monogamous relationship with Tanja Morson, utilized company trips offshore to take into consideration prostitutes on the net.
Tabak’s defence group insisted skip Yeates’s murder was at no method sexually determined, nevertheless the disclosures about his personal life, that have been held through the jury at Bristol Crown Court, paint their appalling crime in a light that is different.