The circumstances surrounding the unlawful death of [a] Calgarian remain shrouded in mystery, a judge lamented yesterday. Queen’s Bench Justice John Rooke said he is unable to determine crucial facts upon...Read More
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Viewing Articles Categorized "HOMICIDE"
A man who was stabbed and pepper sprayed in the parking lot outside Chinook Centre 18 months ago, was “not credible, not reliable and inconsistent in identification” of his alleged...Read More
[the accused] was acting in self-defence when he was confronted by his friend, [the victim], in his bedroom at his Forest Lawn basement suite and killed him with a meat...Read More
Homicide victim Mike Kahsai bled to death after being sliced at least 56 times, possibly with the meat cleaver found next to his body, a pathologist said yesterday.Read More
[the accused] was crying, rambling and suicidal when his mother discovered he had killed a friend during a heated dispute last October, a jury heard on Tuesday.Read More
Calgary murder suspect, [accused] will stand trial as charged, despite arguments by his lawyer the allegation should be reduced to manslaughter.Read More
The mother of an 18-year-old man killed during a meat cleaver attack by his friend, burst into tears and ran from a Calgary courtroom Thursday when he was found not...Read More