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Taiwan High Court confirms life sentence for dismemberment of Canadian

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan High Court on Wednesday (Jan. 13) upheld the life sentence of an Israeli-American citizen convicted for the gruesome murder of a Canadian resident over a disput...

Convicts in dismemberment of Canadian brought back to Taiwan crime scene

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Taiwan High Court on Friday (Sept. 11) brought the four convicted in the gruesome murder of an alleged Canadian drugs dealer in 2018 back to the scene of the crime to ...

American convicted of Yonghe murder sentenced to life in prison in Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The American man convicted of being the mastermind behind the grisly Yonghe murder has been handed a life sentence, while his accomplices have received sentences ranging f...

Yonghe murder suspect found guilty by New Taipei court

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — A New Taipei City court last week found the main suspect of the gruesome murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher guilty. When the Taiwan New Taipei Distr...

Son of suspected American accomplice to New Taipei murder dies

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher, the fourth suspect in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher, was informed of the sudden death of his 19-year-old son ...

Yonghe dismemberment case starts with two main suspects divided over accounts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As the trial for the murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher in New Taipei City began on Wednesday (Jan. 30), the two primary suspects provided wildly differing ...

Two Americans indicted for grisly murder of Canadian English teacher

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Two Americans have been indicted for the gruesome murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher in August, announced the New Taipei City District Prosecutor's Offi...

Police arrest Gambian man for marijuana possession after tip-off from Taiwanese wife

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A Gambian man was arrested for possession of marijuana after police were informed by his Taiwanese wife, who also provided information about his alleged connection to the decea...

American English teacher being held incommunicado for role in grisly New Taipei murder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American English teacher, the fourth suspect in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher, was ordered by a New Taipei court to be held incommunica...

Breaking News: American English teacher arrested for suspected role in grisly New Taipei murder

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- An American male English teacher has been identified as the fourth suspect in the gruesome murder and dismemberment of a Canadian English teacher and was arrested in his sleep...

American confesses to murder of Canadian English teacher, revisits scene of crime in New Taipei

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- One of the two prime suspects in the Aug. 21 grisly homicide and dismemberment of a Canadian English Teacher, has confessed to the murder and taken police to the scene of the c...

Israeli-American murder suspect denies charges, clashes with AIT: reports

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) - During five hours of questioning by the Criminal Investigation Bureau (CIB), Israeli-American tattoo artist Oren Shlomo Mayer denied involvement in the murder of a Canadian teac...

Video shows Israeli-American murder suspect being brought back to Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The Israeli-American suspect who was wanted for the murder of a Canadian English teacher in New Taipei City last month was extradited from the Philippines tonight to face justi...

Update: Israeli-American murder suspect to be extradited to Taiwan tonight: reports

Update: 09/17 7:00 p.m. – Mayer arrived in Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport under heavy guard by police. Update: 09/17 6:00 p.m. - Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau (CEB) has con...

Israeli-American murder suspect’s passport revoked, extradition to Taiwan expected

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.S. citizen suspected of being involved in the murder of a Canadian teacher in New Taipei City last month, Oren Shlomo Mayer, had his U.S. passport revoked and is exp...