Posts Tagged ‘jody elliott’

‘I don’t think in this case you can use the word justice’

‘I don’t think in this case you can use the word justice’

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010 | 3:00 pm

Murder victim’s mom not pleased with the Crown prosecutor who accepted guilty pleas to manslaughter from three of the men who helped kill her son. She also has some words of advice for parents whose own kids may be getting mixed up with drugs.

The full story of the torture and murder of Jody Elliott

The full story of the torture and murder of Jody Elliott

Monday, March 22nd, 2010 | 5:00 am

Now that all accused are in jail, the courts have lifted the lid on facts kept secret to preserve rights to fair trial. Here, for the first time, is the full story of what happened on Nov. 2, 2005 when a police officer pulled over a station wagon on a rural road and found a human head in the cargo area. Plus:

Jody Elliott in profile

Monday, March 22nd, 2010 | 5:00 am

By Joe Fries

Those who observed the court proceedings that followed Jody Elliott’s murder were not given a favourable impression of the victim.

“He was a drug dealer who made a business of ripping off other low-level drug dealers in town, thus…

Jody Elliott’s killers in profile

Monday, March 22nd, 2010 | 5:00 am

Grant Fralic

Born in 1969, not much is known about Grant Fralic, because he quietly pleaded guilty and was sentenced in a Vancouver courtroom.

A search of a provincial court database shows he was convicted on a string of relatively minor property-related…

Update: 8.5 years for final case in murder of Jody Elliott

Update: 8.5 years for final case in murder of Jody Elliott

Thursday, March 18th, 2010 | 2:27 pm

Decision rendered in case of Daniel Mader and his role in the murder. Judge finds did not aim to kill and did not know Elliott had been tagged for death on orders from an unidentified “Mr. Big.”

Case closed: Final guilty plea imminent in grisly 2005 murder case

Case closed: Final guilty plea imminent in grisly 2005 murder case

Thursday, February 11th, 2010 | 2:35 pm

The last man accused in the death of Jody Elliott has made clear he will plead guilty, albeit to the lesser offence of manslaughter.

Update: Viejon gets 11 years for manslaughter

Update: Viejon gets 11 years for manslaughter

Friday, February 5th, 2010 | 5:00 am

Three of four men fingered in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of Jody Elliott have now been sentenced.

Murders a learning lesson for us all

Murders a learning lesson for us all

Sunday, October 11th, 2009 | 6:00 am

“What’s disturbing is the things people will do when they’re locked in the grips of addiction, possessed of minds addled by too much crack cocaine and not enough sleep, and under apparent threat.”

Update: Severed body parts first hint for police of violent drug dealer’s murder

Update: Severed body parts first hint for police of violent drug dealer’s murder

Friday, October 2nd, 2009 | 4:40 pm

Body of local man Jody Elliot was found Nov. 3, 2005, in the bush outside West Kelowna.