A MAN has pleaded guilty to the rape and murder of Melbourne comedian Eurydice Dixon whose body was found in a suburban park in June, sparking a national outcry over women's safety.
Jaymes Todd, 19, pleaded guilty to murder, rape, attempted rape and sexual assault in Melbourne Magistrates Court on Thursday.
Ms Dixon, 22, was found on the Princes Park field at Carlton North by a passer- by about 3am on June 13.
Todd handed himself in to police later the same day.
- With AAP