Killer convicted of murdering Kensington barman in 1980


A killer who confessed to the murder of a barman, found naked and tied up in his Kensington apartment 42 years ago, is facing a life sentence. John Paul, 61, battered 42-year-old Anthony Bird with pieces of wood before strangling him in his flat in Bentley Court, Kensington Square in June 1980. Paul walked into Hammersmith Police Station and reported his horrific crime to an officer. on 5 May last year. Asked what he had done he replied simply: ‘Murder.’…

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