Vincent Tabak did their utmost to persuade a jury he had been a bashful, naive bachelor whom strangled Joanna Yeates in a second of panic to prevent her screaming after 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 was therefore sexually inexperienced which he used an on-line agency that is dating begin that relationship.
However in truth Tabak ended up being enthusiastic about violent pornography and prostitutes. He fantasised about ladies 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 striking resemblance to Miss Yeates.
Within one image, a lady with the exact same quick blonde hairstyle as Miss Yeates is shown on the straight back, having a red T-shirt pulled up to reveal certainly one of her breasts.
Detectives whom discovered the image on Tabak’s hard disk drive noted a group of similarities using the means Miss Yeates’s frozen body ended up being found, along with her red top additionally pulled up to reveal her chest.