Canada

Man kills sports anchor because he believed television station was broadcasting messages into his head

August 1, 1995 Ottawa, Ontario, Canada Jeffrey Arenburg, convinced the television station CJOH was broadcasting messages into his head, shoots and kills sports anchor Brian Smith as he exits the building Three years before the murder, Arenburg had physically assaulted a radio station manager in Nova Scotia, also for supposedly sending broadcasts into his head.… Continue reading Man kills sports anchor because he believed television station was broadcasting messages into his head

Canada

Man murders, decapitates, cannibalizes fellow passenger on bus

July 30, 2008 Manitoba, Canada Vince Weiguang Li stabs, beheads, and cannibalizes Tim McLean (22) in a bus McLean had taken a seat near the back of the bus while Li originally sat near the front. Li moved to the back to sit next to McLean whose head was resting against the window pane and… Continue reading Man murders, decapitates, cannibalizes fellow passenger on bus

Canada · Disasters

Man falls from window while demonstrating how sturdy the glass is

July 9, 1993 Toronto, Ontario, Canada Lawyer Garry Hoy falls from a 24th floor window after demonstrating to a group the unbreakable characteristics of the glass Hoy had been fond of this dramatic demonstration, often hurling himself at the glass with no damage to himself or the building. In fact, Hoy had performed his trick… Continue reading Man falls from window while demonstrating how sturdy the glass is

Canada · Newspaper clippings

Two boys kill another to make flying potion from victim’s fat

July 8, 1993 La Ronge, Saskatchewan, Canada Sandy Charles (14) and an unnamed accomplice beat and slash the neck of Johnathan Thimpsen (7), and cut strips of his flesh believing they will be able to fly According to Charles, he had watched the movies Warlock and its sequel Warlock: The Armageddon approximately 10 times preceding… Continue reading Two boys kill another to make flying potion from victim’s fat