The Canadian Press

2002-03-15 | Fire Deaths

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The father of six children killed in a house fire on northern Vancouver Island was charged on March 15th with six counts of first-degree murder. Fire swept through the Handel home in Quatsino, killing three boys and three girls, aged two to 11. RCMP Sergeant Grant Learned outlined the charges against 45-year-old Jay Handel.

Date: 2002-03-15
Placeline: VANCOUVER, British Columbia.
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 23 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << mr. handle was arrested without incident this morning at St Joseph General Hospital in Comox where he's been recovering he was immediately transported to the Provincial Courthouse in Courtney Rae made his first appearance in relation to the charges the judge has agreed to a crown Prosecutor's request for a 30-day psychiatric remand and mr. handle remains in custody >>