A “depraved” predator who beat a weak younger girl to dying in a transformed delivery container and buried her physique in woods has been jailed for all times.

Romanian Neculai Paizan, 64, was discovered responsible of murdering Agnes Dora Akom, 20, from Cricklewood, following a trial on the Outdated Bailey.

The courtroom heard how Paizan hit his sufferer no less than 20 instances over the top with a jigsaw energy instrument through the brutal assault in Park Royal on Might 9 final 12 months.

Afterwards, he was captured on CCTV calmly washing his palms and face earlier than bundling her physique into the boot of his automobile inside a bag.

The subsequent day, he transported her to Neasden Recreation Floor the place he used a wheelie bin to move her to woodland the place he buried her beneath a pile of logs and branches.

Over the approaching days, Paizan visited the park the place he had hidden the physique 5 instances whereas telling his son he needed to return to Romania.

Ms Akom, a coffin-maker from Hungary, was reported lacking by her involved boyfriend, with whom she lived in Cricklewood.

Together with her head in a black plastic bag, her badly decomposed physique was found by police sniffer canines on June 14 final 12 months, per week earlier than her twenty first birthday.

The place Agnes Akom’s physique was found. Credit score: Met Police

The police investigation led officers to Ms Akom’s final recognized location, Paizan’s rented container.

An examination of the container revealed heavy blood stains matched to the sufferer regardless of “vigorous makes an attempt” to scrub it up.

Ms Akom’s blood was additionally discovered within the defendant’s automobile.

Her garments had been bagged and discarded in a skip together with the blood-stained jigsaw with Ms Akom’s hairs caught to it.

Initially, Paizan instructed police he had killed Ms Akom in “self-defence” however went on to to present a special story in his proof to jurors throughout his trial.

Times Series: The entrance to the shipping container. Credit: Met PoliceThe doorway to the delivery container. Credit score: Met Police

Paizan, a concrete mixer driver, admitted shifting the physique however denied murdering the younger girl he knew as Dora, falsely claiming she poisoned him with iced espresso.

He described how he got here to like her “like a daughter” after discovering her begging for small change in a grocery store automobile park.

Nonetheless, the proof advised that he had preyed on her vulnerability and focused her with the promise of cash.

They met 54 instances over the 12 months earlier than the homicide, and jurors had been proven images Paizan took of Ms Akom semi-naked, the courtroom heard.

On Monday, Choose Richard Marks QC mentioned Paizan, of Peel Road, Kensington, had proven no regret as he jailed him for all times with a minimal time period of twenty-two years.

Times Series: Neculai PaizanNeculai Paizan

Choose Marks instructed him: “It’s clear in your prolonged proof that you simply stay in an entire state of denial as to what you probably did in that frenzy of violence that took away that younger woman’s life on the age of 20.

“These had been surprising acts of wickedness in your half.”

Ms Akom’s mom mentioned Paizan had dragged her daughter’s title “by means of the mud after her dying” and “introduced himself as a sufferer” to the jury.

She added: “However he’s the one who’s a liar.”