Police identify three more sets of remains in McArthur investigation

  • Police identify three more sets of remains in McArthur investigation

Police identify three more sets of remains in McArthur investigation

Faizi was one of the men sought in the Toronto Police Service's Project Houston, which was launched in 2012 to investigate the disappearances of three men from Toronto's gay village. Faizi's partner divorced him, pondering he abandoned her and their two youthful daughters.

Faizi was last seen in the Church and Wellesley area, where some of the other victims had also gone missing.

Investigators previously confirmed that the remains of at least seven people were found in planters on a property where the 66-year-old kept equipment for his landscaping business. Sources close to the victims say Selim Esen, who disappeared in the spring of 2017, is among those who have been positively identified by investigators.

As soon as they then went to police, officers immediate he had most definitely merely left, the relative talked about.

"I actually really feel very accountable now because of I didn't do ample". McArthur has already been charged in the deaths of the other two men, Majeed Kayhan and Skandaraj Navaratnam, included in the Project Houston probe. Police also remain on the scene of McArthur's east-Toronto apartment, calling it an unprecedented investigative scene.

Later that month, Mr. McArthur was charged with the first-degree murder of Majeed Kayhan, Soroush Mahmudi, and Dean Lisowick.

Toronto's LGBT+ community has demanded an investigation into the police's review of the case. He said they have been able to eliminate the majority of those and they're still looking into 22 potential identities.

Detective Sergeant Hank Idsinga shows reporters a new version of the photograph Toronto police released of a man they believe is deceased, on April 11, 2018 at Toronto police headquarters. He said police have received hundreds of tips, but have yet to identify the man in the image.

Toronto police said a week they're on the lookout for any connections between McArthur plus also a set of grisly, unsolved murders in the 1970 s.

Idsinga said they have succeeded in obtaining "quite a few exhibits" from the property and expects they will be there for a couple of weeks more. Trying to determine why, his Muslim family accessed his computer and was shocked to discover he had been secretly going to bathhouses in the Gay Village and was on gay dating apps for older and large men. "I think it's easily set the record for a forensic examination of an apartment". The Wednesday's charge brings the total to seven, but police do not rule out more charges as investigation progresses.