Pig farmer â€˜went for 50 victimsâ€™
The Canadian pig farmer, on trial for the gruesome death of several women,
told a policeman he had even murdered 49 people and had been hoping to kill his
While in jail after his arrest, the pig farmer, who had a farm near
Vancouver, told the story to a police officer, prosecutor Derrill Prevett told
The prosecutor said the pig farmer also informed that he
had split and froze two of the victims' heads.
The pig farmer (57), arrested back in 2002, went on
trial Monday for the murder of six drug-addicted prostitutes, whose remains have
been found at his premises. He pleaded not guilty for these
The pig farmer faces a second trial on charges of murdering
another 20 women at a later date.
The pig farmer has been in jail
since his arrest during an large police investigation of many women who went
missing from Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
He is alleged to have taken them back to his remote
17-acre farm, where he butchered the women. He is said to have put their bodies
through an industrial woodchipper and fed their mince to his pigs, some of which
were later slaughtered and sold into the human food chain.
initial trial is expected to last at least one year.
â€¢ Pig producer on trial in large murder case (22 January
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