Toronto police say they will be providing an update today in the case against alleged serial killer Bruce McArthur.
The 10 a.m. news conference at Toronto police headquarters comes a week after investigators completed an exploration of a site where the 66-year-old is accused of burying the bodies of numerous men.
The dig took place at a central Toronto home where McArthur worked as a landscaper and allegedly concealed the remains of seven men in planters on the property.
Police previously searched the home during the winter, but returned in warmer temperatures and conducted a more extensive dig.
McArthur is charged with eight counts of first-degree murder.
The majority of the alleged victims were men with ties to Toronto’s gay community, many of whom had been missing for years.
The Canadian Press