American Heiress With Guatemalan Boyfriend Before He Killed Her In Drug Fueled Rage

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Jun. 28 2018, Updated 8:01 p.m. ET

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American heiress Gabriela Kabrins Alban was sadistically murdered by her billionaire boyfriend in a sickening drug fueled rage in South Africa. The horrific crime, where he mutilated and defecated on her dead body, shocked her Beverly Hills family. Diego Novella, a 44-year-old wealthy Guatemalan, and Alban, 39, lived a life of luxury before he bludgeoned her to death after claiming he smoked and injected cannabis. Prosecutors argued that he used the drug excuse to cover up his crime, when he performed unspeakable horrors on her body. Click through Radar’s gallery for the gruesome crime details that took the life of the beautiful young woman.

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American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Billionaire Novella said he believed he was being attacked by a “demonic entity,” as he hit Alban on the head and neck and slapped and strangled her on July 29, 2015.

American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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He claimed she looked like a character from The Exorcist “with a grey aura” before he killed her at the South African Camps Bay Hotel.

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American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Alban’s body was found desecrated. He defecated on her face and stuffed food and chocolate in her mouth, evidence presented in court revealed.

American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Prosecutors said that Novella put a curling iron into her vagina and put hair extensions between her legs.

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American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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He left a note on her breasts that said “creote,” which means “piece of sh*,” in English.

American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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 Billionaire Novella smashed Alban’s head into the bathroom floor of the hotel room. 

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American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Alban was found in the bathroom of the hotel, and the room was covered in blood and feces.

American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Judge Saldanha didn’t believe Novella’s excuse for the murder. ”In my view you knew exactly what you were doing at that time and there was a clear intent on your part to murder the deceased and I find you are guilty of murder as charged,” he said in court on June 28, 2018. 

American Heiress Murder Guilty Verdict Diego Novella
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Novella is scheduled for sentencing in August 2018. Stay with Radar for updates to the story.

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