Bruce McArthur


Bruce McArthur


6th charge

TORONTO - Alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur has been charged with one additional count of first-degree murder in connection with the death of Skandaraj Navaratnam.  McArthur is now facing 6 charges of first-degree murder.  Police say they still believe that there are other victims.  (CP24)

Remains of 6 people found

Victim count up to 6

Remains found

Investigation update

Cadaver dogs are getting tired

Planters seized

Charged with 3 new counts


Charged with 5 murders

3 more murders

3 additional murders

What we know about the victims

Man handcuffed to McArthurís bed on day of arrest

Couple in shock as planters with human remains found at their home

On the trail of a serial killer

From small town to accused 

Man charged in missing men case

What we know so far

Arrest in disappearances

There may be more victims

Man charged

Technology where there is no body


Majeed Kayhan

Police believe McArthur killed Majeed Kayhan, 58, on or about Oct 18, 2012 - shortly before the Afghan immigrant was reported missing by his son.

Kayhan had been a part of an earlier police investigation known as Project Houston.  The probe ran from Nov 2012 until April 2014 and looked at Kayhanís disappearance as well as those of Skanda Navaratnam, 40, who last seen on Sept. 6, 2010; and Abdulbasir Faizi, 42, who was reported missing on Dec. 29, 2010.



Soroush Madmudi

Police believe McArthur killed Soroush Mahmudi, 50, on or about Aug. 15, 2015, the last day he was seen alive by his home in Scarborough.

Police announced in Feb 2018 that Mahmudi's remains were found


Dean Lisowick

Sometime between April 4, 2016 and March 15, 2017, police allege McArthur killed Dean Lisowick, a man in his mid-40s who had no fixed address at the time, and whose disappearance was never reported to police.


Selim Esen

Selim Esen, 44, went missing from the Yonge and Bloor area on April 14, 2017.


Andrew Kinsman

Andrew Kinsman, 49, went missing from the Cabbagetown area in downtown Toronto on June 26, 2017.

The disappearance of Esen and Kinsman became part of the police investigation Project Prism, launched in Aug 2017

Skandaraj Navaratnam

Skandaraj Navaratnam was last seen leaving a nightclub in Sept, 2010.   

Police were investigating his disappearance as part of Project Houston.  He had a romantic history with suspected murderer Bruce McArthur.


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