timberland teddy fleece Alleged Toronto serial killer Bruce McArthur
In what police call an “unprecedented” case the likes of which Toronto has never seen before, alleged serial killer Bruce McArthurhas been charged with fivecounts of first degree murder.
Here is what we know so far about the man at the centre of this case:
Bruce McArthur was first arrested and charged with two counts of first degree murder on Jan. 18 in connection with the disappearance of Andrew Kinsman and Selim Esen,
both reported missing from the Church and Wellesley streets area at separate times last year. All three were on dating apps and police said McArthur had a relationship with Kinsman for “some time”. The nature of his relationship with Esen is not known at this time.
McArthur had been barred from the Gay Village after assaulting a man with a metal pipe in 2001. He was convicted in 2003 and given a conditional sentence of two years less a day and three years’ probation. As part of the sentence except for work and medical appointments McArthur was barred for three years from an area bounded by Bloor Street to the north, College and Carlton streets to the south,
Sherbourne Street to the east and University Avenue to the west an area encompassing the Church and Wellesley neighbourhood.