Known as the murderer «Cold-blooded»Witnessed 128 stab wounds to his Grindr date
GAYLES.TV.- Known as the murderer «Cold-blooded» brian healless He has been sentenced to 24 years in prison. The 18-year-old murdered his date Grindr and he answered 128 stab wounds. The victim, Alex DavisHe was also 18 years old. He dragged him upside down by the neck in the mud while he was still alive and covered his body with branches and leaves. The killer was captured by a surveillance camera on the afternoon of April 29 last year, quietly walking away from the scene on his mountain bike with his victim's backpack on his back.
"Manipulative, calculating and devious"
Judge Mark Brown said in the sentence: "Alex He was a kind, gentle and hard-working young man who would never have hurt anyone. You lulled him to his death and executed the murder in a savage way. You were undoubtedly killing him to kill and you are a manipulative, calculating and devious person. It is extremely fortuitous that you were arrested before someone else suffered the same fate" And is that after the brutal murder Hellness He tried to have at least four other dates with strangers who might have been as lucky.
The psychiatrists who examined healless They agreed that he had paranoid schizophrenia at the time of the murder. But the jurors rejected this defense and unanimously convicted him of murder. The judge said: «I am satisfied that such was the planning, premeditation, and nature of the murder that his guilt was not significantly reduced«. On May 1, the victim's body was discovered by a local ranger who reported seeing an arm under a pile of broken conifers. An autopsy showed that he died of multiple stab wounds and suffocation. He had also been hit on the head and face.