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  • Victim's family outraged Greyhound bus where man beheaded still on the road

    06/04/2009 12:47:07 PM PDT · by buccaneer81 · 73 replies · 2,251+ views
    The Canadian Press ^ | June 4th, 2009 | Chinta Puxley
    Victim's family outraged Greyhound bus where man beheaded still on the road Published Thursday June 4th, 2009 Chinta Puxley, THE CANADIAN PRESS WINNIPEG - The Greyhound bus in which Vince Li attacked and dismembered fellow passenger Tim McLean last summer should be taken off the road out of respect, the victim's mother said Thursday. Carol deDelley says there was little doubt Vince Li would remain in a mental hospital for now. But she says she worries about the coming years. A spokeswoman for Greyhound said the notorious bus is now used in another part of Canada. "After an extensive restoration...
  • Man who beheaded bus passenger should be kept locked up, board hears

    06/01/2009 10:24:35 PM PDT · by skeptoid · 21 replies · 1,532+ views
    Grand Forks Herald ^ | Canadian Press,
    The driver who witnessed a schizophrenic behead a fellow Greyhound bus passenger last summer has been gripped with panic attacks, while those who mourn the victim say they can’t sleep and have developed a deep sense that justice hasn’t been done, a review board heard Monday.
  • Man who beheaded fellow bus passenger found not guilty

    03/05/2009 8:59:07 PM PST · by Aussie Dasher · 59 replies · 1,562+ views
    Herald Sun | 7 March 2009 | Michel Comte
    A CHINESE man who beheaded and hacked a Canadian bus passenger to pieces has been found not guilty of murder on mental grounds. Vince Weiguang Li, 40, who had been charged with murdering 22-year-old Tim McLean on a Canadian Greyhound bus on July 30, 2008, has been diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia. Li had repeatedly stabbed Mr McLean, who had been asleep on the seat next to him, sawn off his head, removed his internal organs, pocketed his nose, tongue and an ear, and taunted police and bystanders with the severed head. Police said in court documents Li "appeared to smell,...
  • Greyhound bus killer found not criminally responsible

    03/05/2009 9:32:39 AM PST · by xp38 · 45 replies · 1,581+ views
    CBC News ^ | March 5 2009 | CBC News
    Vince Li has been found not criminally responsible in the unprovoked killing and beheading of fellow passenger Timothy McLean on a Greyhound bus last summer. Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench Judge John Scurfield said Thursday that Li, 40, could not be found guilty of murder and is not criminally responsible for the crime because he was mentally ill at the time of the killing. "These grotesque acts are appalling... but are suggestive of a mental disorder," the judge said. "He did not appreciate the act he committed was wrong." Li had pleaded not guilty to a charge of second-degree murder....