June 12, 2014
A Romanian who murdered an Israeli woman in her home is facing life behind bars.
Nicolae Patraucean, 20, left Rivka Holden, 55, so badly mutilated it is still unclear exactly how she died, the Old Bailey heard.
Ms Holden suffered horrific wounds in the attack at her home in Colindale, north-west London, and may also have been sexually assaulted by Patraucean.
He showed no emotion in the d