Actor Ryan Grantham, identified for taking part in Jeffery Augustine in Riverdale, was sentenced to life in jail after killing his mom.
In accordance with CBC, the 24-year-old was sentenced on Wednesday on the British Columbia Supreme Courtroom in Vancouver. This comes roughly six months after he pled responsible to second-degree homicide for killing his mom, Barbara Waite, in March 2020.
In accordance with prosecutors, the disgraced performer shot his mom whereas she was enjoying the piano. He then recorded his confession and the aftermath of the homicide on his digital camera on the time. In a single clip, the Diary of a Wimpy Child alum admitted:
“I shot her behind the pinnacle. Within the moments after, she would have identified it was me.”
The following day, he loaded up his automobile with weapons, ammunition, and Molotov cocktails whereas setting the instructions to Rideau Cottage, the place Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau lives. He later confessed to detectives he was trying to kill Trudeau, and he even wrote about it in his journal. Whoa.
Whereas giving Ryan his sentencing, Justice Kathleen Ker known as the case heartbreaking, tragic, and life-shattering. In accordance with Ker, Ryan was displaying indicators of psychological well being difficulties within the weeks main as much as his violent actions. He’s getting psychiatric remedy whereas in jail and seems to be displaying enchancment, stated Ker based on CBC. Per the phrases, he isn’t eligible for parole throughout his first 14 years behind bars. Such a tragic case.
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