The courtroom mentioned Stefan R had killed his sufferer to “receive sexual gratification” via the act and the intention to devour elements of the corpse afterward.
Based on the courtroom’s findings, the 2 males had organized to satisfy up on the defendant’s Berlin house after coming into contact on an internet relationship platform. On the house, Stefan R is claimed to have sedated the sufferer, killed him after which severed his genitals with a purpose to eat them.
It couldn’t be decided with certainty whether or not or not the defendant really carried out this specific intention — however the courtroom mentioned it was “possible.”
CNN affiliate NTV reported that the prosecutor’s workplace beforehand mentioned that Stefan R “lured the person right into a entice,” had repeatedly raised the subject of cannibalism in conversations with different sexual companions, and “wished to reside out his fantasies.”
The defendant can be mentioned to have dismembered the sufferer’s physique and deposited the elements round Pankow, a borough within the German capital.
Based on NTV, the sufferer’s bones have been discovered weeks after the homicide came about.
After questioning a lot of witnesses and evaluating the defendant, the courtroom concluded that the defendant had acted out of “cannibalistic motives” — and since Stefan R has been discovered responsible of a “significantly severe crime,” based on the courtroom, he can’t be launched on computerized parole that comes after serving 15 years in Germany.
The decision shouldn’t be last and might nonetheless be appealed.