Toronto gardener who buried victims in potted plants pleads guilty to 8 murder - Vice Daily

Page Nav

HIDE

Grid Style

GRID_STYLE

Post/Page

Weather Location

Breaking News:

latest

Toronto gardener who buried victims in potted plants pleads guilty to 8 murder

Landscaper Bruce McArthur, 67,  arrested last January when he was charged with the murder of two men who had gone missing in 2017. Since then, police have investigated locations around Toronto where McArthur worked as a landscap…

Landscaper Bruce McArthur, 67,  arrested last January when he was charged with the murder of two men who had gone missing in 2017. Since then, police have investigated locations around Toronto where McArthur worked as a landscaper. The investigation led to murder charges counting to 8 .
He turned out to be a serial killer who preyed on men before burying their bodies in potted plants.
 McArthur pleaded guilty to 8 murders of first-degree murder on Tuesday after he was arrested.
"We, myself and the investigative team, are pleased that Mr. McArthur has pled guilty today, sparing the community and those who knew the victims a lengthy trial," Toronto Police Detective David Dickinson said. "I believe that this is the best possible outcome for the families and the community."
Dickinson said he did not of any clear motive in the killings.
"I don't know if we'll ever know why," Dickinson said.

No comments