Danilo Restivo killed Heather Barnett at her home nine years after slaughtering Elisa Claps in his native Italy, it was alleged.
Restivo battered Ms Barnett to death before cutting her throat, pulling up Pulling hair fetish clothes and mutilating her body. Restivo, who lived a few doors away in Bournemouth, Dorset, even comforted the children while police examined the scene.
Theyear-old schoolgirl had gone to meet Restivo at a church in Potenza, southern Italy. She was never seen again. Her mummified body was found last year, 17 years after she disappeared, getish the church loft, Pulling hair fetish multiple stab wounds and surrounded by clippings of her hair.
That is Danilo Restivo. He followed proceedings with the aid of an interpreter as Mr Bowes described how Pulling hair fetish moved to Britain in to live with Fiamma Mastango, whom he met on the internet.
Mr Bowes said they kept watch on the defendant, whom they saw acting suspiciously at isolated spots outside Bournemouth on five occasions in spring He was arrested in May last year after officers found a knife, scissors, a balaclava and gloves in Pulling hair fetish car.
The case continues.