04/10/2019 15:12 BST

Ex-Boyfriend Jailed For Life For Murdering French Film Producer

The remains of Laureline Garcia-Bertaux were found in a flower bed in her garden in Kew in March.

 Laureline Garcia-Bertaux's body was found buried in her back garden - PA

A barman has been jailed for life for murdering his French film producer ex-girlfriend before burying her in a shallow grave.

Kirill Belorusov, 32, strangled Laureline Garcia-Bertaux, 34, to death before going shopping for tools to dispose of her body.

She was found naked, bound and wrapped in bin bags in a flower bed in her garden in Kew, south-west London, a day after friends reported her missing on March 5.

Belorusov was branded a “cruel and heartless fraud” as he was jailed for life at the Old Bailey on Friday, with a minimum term of 24 years. 

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