View Royal man pleads guilty to manslaughter
Jul 24 2012
A View Royal man has pleaded guilty to manslaughter in connection with the death of Gilles Alain Thibodeau at City Metro Suites in March 2011.
Jason Van Winkle was originally charged with second-degree murder; after a two-day preliminary hearing he was committed to stand trial for manslaughter.
On Monday, defence lawyer Tom Morino asked for preparation of a presentence report.
A date for his sentencing will be fixed Aug. 1.