A couple that isâ€œRUTHLESS an Irish party champion and poisoned another man having a medication known as â€œdevilâ€™s breathingâ€ after meeting them through the dating application Grindr, a court heard.
Diana Cristea, 18, and Joel Osei, 25, both deny killing Adrian Murphy utilizing the medication between might 31 and June 5 year that is last the 17th-storey flat he had been staying in in Battersea, the west London.
The set then allegedly utilized their title to try to purchase significantly more than US$80,000 worth of diamonds from the jeweller in ny, Croydon Crown Court heard.
Also they are accused of poisoning a man that is second might 30 2019, before stealing about Â£2,000 of their possessions.
Prosecutor Crispin Aylett QC stated the drug scopolamine, reported to be â€œpopular with robbers and rapistsâ€ to incapacitate their victims, had been found in both incidents.
He stated, through the gay dating app Grindr, Cristea was â€œegging him onâ€ in the background and sold the stolen items while it was only Osei who met the victims in person, having contacted them.
The couple that is former both faced with murder and a count of administering a poison or noxious substance in order to endanger life, that they both deny.