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Alleged Murderer of Two Men from Toronto’s Gay Village Was a Mall Santa

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Carlo Klemm

Alleged Murderer of Two Men from Toronto’s Gay Village Was a Mall Santa

January 19, 2018

by Manisha Krishnan - Vice

 

Excerpt - The man arrested for two homicides in Toronto Thursday was a mall Santa Claus several years in a row, according to his Facebook page.

Bruce McArthur, 66, of Thorncliffe Park, was charged Thursday with two counts of first-degree murder related to two missing men from Toronto’s gay village—Selim Esen and Andrew Kinsman. Their bodies have not yet been located but police are searching five properties—four in Toronto and one in Madoc, Ontario.

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McArthur’s Facebook profile indicates he was a Santa Claus at Scarborough’s Agincourt Mall for at least 2015 and 2016, though an Instagram photo from a mall-goer appears to show him playing the role of Santa this past Christmas. In 2015 he posted a photo of himself with the caption “Back in the Santa Chair for another year.”

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In a statement to VICE Friday evening, Agincourt Mall management said:

"We have seen recent news accounts about the arrest of Bruce McArthur as the suspect in the murder of two individuals. It has been reported that he played the role of Santa in our Mall over the past few Christmas seasons."

They told VICE he was hired through an event management company that provides Santas to various GTA businesses and events.

 

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Santa Marty

Yet again NO mention that he was a Landscaper.

If there is an opportunity to defame anything Christmas related, the “news” (?) Media is all over it!

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This was in the story Marty. 

 

According to Toronto Police, McArthur, a self-employed landscaper, had a sexual relationship with Kinsman, 49, who went missing last June. They did not say what McArthur’s relationship was with Esen, 44, who disappeared in April. Police believe there are more victims, and the community has long suspected a serial killer was operating in the area.``

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I realize that Carlo.  In an earlier news article about this, it was mentioned that he had his own landscaping company for numerous years.  The news article tag line conveniently contained “Santa”, and his being a Santa was allegedly at the time.  

Landscaper charged with multiple murders just wouldn’t sell nor would it help the agenda to disgrace Christians & Christmas which it would appear is a focal point of the editor & publisher.

I’m not disputing the story Carlo, or that you posted it.  I know you are posting Christmas related stories and you are in no way responsible for their content.

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