Last Friday 35-year-old resident of Toronto, Brett Ryan appeared in court charged with the murder of his mother and two brothers, whom he killed to hide the bride from the ugly facts of his biography.
The defendant was sentenced to life imprisonment with the right of release from prison no earlier than 25 years, writes the edition of SR 24.
August 25, 2016 were found dead 66-year-old mother of the defendant, Susan, and his brothers — 29-year-old Alexander and a 42-year-old Christopher, which the offender, dismissed the geek, pierced by bolts fired from a crossbow.
Ryan lied to his bride-the physiotherapist that he is the holder of a University degree and well-off, while in fact he was expelled from the company of high-tech. The company’s management got rid of Brett after learning about his criminal past: in 2009, he was convicted of robbing 14 banks committed in the Toronto area and Durham and sentenced to five years in prison.
After his release in June 2016 Ryan managed to get in a prestigious IT company, but he hid in the hiring of information on criminal records. This lie was quickly revealed, and he lost his job.
Ryan’s mother, for money which he had demanded to tell the bride the truth before the wedding, and threatened otherwise to deny him financial assistance. Ryan was sure that the girl will leave him and decided to «neutralize» his mother.
Before the murder, Ryan tried to establish an alibi, leaving the house in which he lived together with his beloved, he left the laptop, iPad and iPhone, which you can track its intended location. Then he came to his mother’s house in Scarborough, where he and Susan had a quarrel.
The woman called to his eldest son Christopher, and asked him to come. Meanwhile, Brett went into the garage, took the crossbow and shot the mother and then killed her with a rope.
When Christopher arrived on the scene, Brett shot him in the neck.
The bodies of the brother and mother of the murderer dragged into the garage and covered with a tarp. When the offender has already left the garage, entered the house of his brother Alexander, and in the course of the fight the attacker fatally wounded him.
The house at that time was another brother, Brett, 38-year-old Lee, who came out of his room at the noise and found the garage the corpses of relatives. Brett tried to kill Lee, but he managed to escape, to hide in the neighbor’s house and call in rescue service «911».