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Man Guilty in
Deadly Van Attack
'Fueled by Misogyny'
Mar 3, 2021 11:38 AM CST
Man Guilty in Deadly Van Attack 'Fueled by Misogyny'
Alek Minassian claimed he was not criminally responsible owing to autism diagnosis
- A Canadian man who plowed a van into pedestrians in Toronto in 2018 has been found guilty of all 26 counts against him. Alek Minassian was convicted of 10 counts of murder and 16 counts of attempted murder Wednesday in Ontario Superior Court; he faces an automatic life sentence. Justice...
Toronto Van Attack Suspect:
'I Accomplished My Mission'
Sep 27, 2019 12:34 AM CDT
Toronto Van Attack Suspect: 'I Accomplished My Mission'
He said he was in contact with Elliot Rodger
- A newly released video shows a man who allegedly used a van to kill 10 pedestrians in Toronto telling police that he's part of an online group of sexually frustrated men who plot attacks against people who have sex. Alek Minassian, 26, is accused of driving a rental van...
Chilling Post Links
to 'Incel' Subculture
Apr 25, 2018 6:55 AM CDT
Chilling Post Links Toronto Suspect to 'Incel' Subculture
He vowed to overthrow 'Chads and Stacys'
- A Facebook message posted minutes before Monday's horrific attack in Toronto appears to link suspect Alek Minassian to the same twisted subculture that inspired California mass killer Elliot Rodger in 2014. In the post, which Facebook has confirmed is genuine, Minassian praises Rodger as the "Supreme Gentleman" and...
Van Left 'Pure Carnage'
for Nearly a Mile in Toronto
Apr 24, 2018 6:03 AM CDT
Van Left 'Pure Carnage' for Nearly a Mile in Toronto
Police believe there is no terror connection
- Police don't know why a van sped along a busy sidewalk in Toronto on Monday afternoon, leaving a trail of bodies in its wake—but they say it "definitely looks deliberate." A suspect identified as 25-year-old Alek Minassian was arrested near the scene of the horrific attack,...
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