A UK woman was sentenced Tuesday to at least 23 years in prison for murdering her housemate who spurned her sexual advances — and then dismembering the corpse with a saw and stuffing the pieces in suitcases, according to a report.
Gareeca Gordon, 28, stabbed Phoenix Netts, also 28, four times in their Birmingham home on April 16, 2020, the Evening Standard reported.
After murdering Netts, Gordon deceived her friends and relatives via text messages, emails and voice messages that she had moved to London.
When she was nabbed beside a quarry in Coleford about a month after the horrific crime, police found the victim’s remains stuffed into two suitcases, according to the news outlet.
Days before she was due to stand trial, Gordon pleaded guilty. She was sentenced Tuesday in Bristol Crown Court.
Phoenix Netts was killed by her roommate Gareeca Gordon. West Midlands Police
Prosecutor Andrew Smith said Netts had told a friend that Gordon had “demanded