British police officer Wayne Couzens pleaded guilty to kidnapping and rape Sarah everard, a 33-year-old marketing executive whose death sparked outrage around the world.
According to NBC News, Couzens practically appeared in a London court on Tuesday, June 8, where he pleaded guilty to the kidnapping and rape of Everard. The Guardian reports that Couzens is suspected of having kidnapped her on the night of March 2, when the rape allegedly took place between March 2 and March 10.
In addition, by The Guardian, the 48-year-old officer “admitted responsibility” for Everard’s murder, but has yet to plead guilty to murder.
During the hearing, it was announced that a psychiatric report on Couzens could be ready by next month, according to The Guardian, during his next court appearance.
Members of the Everard family, including Sarah’s parents Jeremy and Suzanne, were present at the hearing.