Man claims 'creepy' Sabina Nessa killer 'tried to target him on gay dating app Grindr' before murdering nurse

A MAN claims he narrowly escaped the clutches of the man who killed Sabina Nessa after he tried to chat him up on a dating app.

The unnamed man said murderer Koci Selamaj contacted him on Grindr six years ago.

Speaking to The Mirror, he said Selemaj, 36, reached out from a blank profile in 2016.

He said he asked Selemaj to send over a photo – but when he did, he recognised him straight away as a man he passed on the way to work in Eastbourne, West Sussex.

He said: "He sent me a picture, and it was him – the man arrested for the girl’s murder.

"I recognised him straight away. I told him sorry but he wasn’t my type, and I blocked him.

"I don’t know if he is gay or bisexual, but it was 100 per cent him."

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He said it was "scary" to think about how close he came to the future killer, adding: "Who knows what could have happened if we had met up. It’s not even worth thinking about."

Selemaj, a former Domino's delivery driver, pleaded guilty to battering Sabina, 28, to death just yards from her flat in Kidbrooke, South London.

The primary school teacher was ambushed in a "premeditated and predatory" attack that was "sadistic and sexually motivated".

Selamaj was remanded in custody to be sentenced on April 7.

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