Ryan Grantham, actor of ‘Riverdale’, is sentenced to life in prison after killing his mother

Last Wednesday, September 21, Canadian actor Ryan Grantham was sentenced to life in prison after pleading guilty to the murder of his mother, Barbara Waitein the year 2020. The sentence was given by the Supreme Court of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.

The interpreter, known for his roles in series such as Supernatural Y RiverdaleIn addition to movies like diary of a wimpy kid Y jumper, was found guilty of second-degree murder, after being charged with first-degree murder. Equally, You will not be eligible for parole for the first 14 years of your sentence.

According to prosecutors in the case, Grantham also had planned to assassinate Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. In factin his car he had three pistols, ammunition and 12 Molotov cocktailsalong with camping gear and directions to Canada’s Prime Minister’s Rideau Cottage.

According to the information given by the Deadline medium, the 24-year-old actor has been in custody for the past two years, time in which he has also participated in a mental health program. In fact, at trial, his lawyers argued that he had anxiety and clinical depressionin addition to expressing wanting to commit suicide and harm others.

the murder of his mother

Before turning himself in to the police, Ryan Grantham recorded his mother’s lifeless body with his Go-Pro camera. “I shot him in the neck. Moments later she would have known she was me“, he said in the record. For later, drink beer and smoke marijuana for hours before heading to his car.

After that, filled his vehicle with three pistols, ammunition and 12 Molotov cocktails, plus a full plot to assassinate Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau. In this way he drove 200 kilometers, before turning around and heading to a Vancouver police station. There he told an officer: “I killed my mother“.

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