Murder

‘I’m free’: Charges withdrawn against Collingwood man accused of killing 2 intruders

Appearing on Zoom from inside one of his two lawyers’ Toronto homes, Cameron Gardiner listened closely as Madam Justice Michelle Fuerst told the 59-year-old Collingwood man that after re-assessing the case against Gardiner and the reasonable prospect of conviction, both charges on the indictment were… Read More »‘I’m free’: Charges withdrawn against Collingwood man accused of killing 2 intruders

Why did a stranger push Yoshi Hayahara in front of a TTC train? Defence points to mental illness at murder sentencing

Why a Toronto man pushed a stranger into the path of an oncoming subway, killing him, remains a mystery, although mental illness should be considered a factor, his defence lawyer argued Tuesday. “I don’t understand the motive, that’s what’s so troubling about this,” Elizabeth Gaudet… Read More »Why did a stranger push Yoshi Hayahara in front of a TTC train? Defence points to mental illness at murder sentencing

Fugitive GTA couple wanted for Hamilton murder will likely struggle to stay offline, expert says

How do you hide out from the law when you’re attention-seeking, impulsive and drawn to social media? That’s the challenge facing GTA residents Oliver Karafa, 28, and Yun Lu (Lucy) Li, 25, after they allegedly fled Canada for an undisclosed location in Europe following a… Read More »Fugitive GTA couple wanted for Hamilton murder will likely struggle to stay offline, expert says