A former gardener, is sentenced to at least 25 years in prison after he admitted to have killed eight men he met in the Gay village area in Toronto, Canada.
The 67-year-old to possibility Bruce McArthur has been prosecuted for eight murders between 2010 and 2017. The prosecution says McArthur also raped, abducted and parterte drapsofrene.
Friday fell the verdict of life in prison, without the possibility of parole until after 25 years. When judge John McMahon pronounced the ruling in Toronto, he said that victims suffered a slow and painful death. The prosecution had asked for at least 50 years in prison, but the judge thought it will only be symbolic, writes NTB.Planned multiple murder
Since the arrest last year, police have been very reluctant with the details of seriemorderens actions, but in connection with the trial, some of the details now emerged, according to CNN.Police fear the "Peaks-killer" may have killed more
Among other things, it has become known that the police came in grevens time when they arrested McArthur in his home last year. During the arrest, they found namely seriemorderens next victim tied up in the bed. He was still alive.
It had for several years been the subject of rumors about a serial killer in the canadian city, but McArthur was initially only charged with two murders when police arrested him in January 2018.Photos of the victims
In addition to the man in the McArthurs bed, found the police, however, eight different folders on the man's pc. They had the names of several of his former - and future victims. The ninth directory was of the man they found tied up in bed. On the pc there were also pictures of the victims, showing that he exposed them to sexual abuse.
McArthur is today charged with having killed eight men, and when the trial started against him 29. January, he declared himself guilty of all the killings.
It is also been known that seriemorderen, who worked with the plants, lured men to his home, and then to strangle and quartering their victims. He should then have buried the remains in potted plants and in a ravine near a property where he kept hageverktøyet his.SEARCH ON the PROPERTY: Police conducted in the summer search on one of the siktedes properties. This was one of the places they found the remains of several of his victims. Photo: NTB Scanpix Show more Migrants and homosexuals
In court, it has emerged that the majority of the victims were migrants from South Asia and the middle East. Some lived in the city's gay neighborhood and was related to the city's LGBT community.
Several of the victims had traits that made that easier was the victims and made it more difficult to detect. Some were forced to live parts of their life hidden, because of his sexual orientation. Some also lacked residence, the prosecutor said in court.
the Killings to have been going on for several years. One of the victims to have been missing since 2010, while another was reported missing two years later.
In the court has their victims ' families come with touching testimonies, and acquaintances of the persons charged have the term his disgust over seriemorderens actions.
McArthur can now at the earliest prøveløslates when he turns 91 years. He declared himself the previous week guilty of eight willful murder. The judge reviews parteringen of the bodies as "pure evil" and says the defendant's admission of guilt has saved a jury for four months with terrible presentation of evidence.
McArthur was arrested last year after police found the remains of seven of the victims on a property where he had worked as a gardener. The eighth victim was found in a ravine in the vicinity of the same property in Toronto.at Home the girls found the police evidence of the diabolic plan