METRO VANCOUVER — The name of a young man who was sentenced as an adult for bludgeoning a 15-year-old girl to death in a Delta park is no longer covered by a publication ban. Twenty-one-year-old Wyatt DeBruin pleaded guilty to …
VANCOUVER — A surprise guilty plea was entered in a Surrey, B.C., provincial court Thursday in the 2010 second-degree murder of Delta, B.C., teen Laura Szendrei. The 19-year-old North Delta man, who cannot be named because he was a …
The man, who can’t be named because of a publication ban, was just 17 when he killed Laura Szendrei. The now 20-year-old Delta, B.C., resident stood up at the end of his preliminary hearing Thursday and pleaded guilty to second-degree …
The man who killed Laura Szendrei believes the botched rape attempt turned murder has cured him of anxiety around females. Dr. Paul Jenke, the regional clinical director for Youth Forensic Psychiatric Services, says it’s clear to him the …
The 21-year-old man pleaded guilty last year to killing Laura Szendrei in a park in Delta, south of Vancouver, in September 2010. Despite the adult sentence, which would typically allow the media to publish the offender's name, his lawyer …
The killer of a Delta, B.C., teenager was sentenced Friday as an adult — to life in prison with no parole for seven years, News 1130 reports. The man, now 21, previously pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for fatally bludgeoning Laura …
The RCMP seized the motorcycles from two full-patch Hells Angels who were allegedly racing on their way to the funeral of slain teen Laura Szendrei on Sept. 29.
The prosecutor in the Laura Szendrei murder case says the offender’s courtroom apology must be taken with a grain of salt. During her closing submissions in Surrey Provincial Court Thursday, Wendy Stephen said that the Delta teen’s …
A Surrey judge has lifted a publication ban on identifying Wyatt DeBruin as the teenager who was convicted of killing Delta teen Laura Szendrei. "Now you're allowed to say his name. What's his name? Wyatt DeBruin is a killer. He killed Laura …
Twenty-one-year-old Wyatt DeBruin pleaded guilty to killing Laura Szendrei in a park in Delta in September 2010 and was sentenced last fall to life. DeBruin, who was just shy of his 18th birthday when the crime happened, was sentenced as …