Monday, May 27, 2013

Roger Dean Admits Murder of 11 people in Australia Nursing Home Fire

A man accused of starting a fire that killed 11 elderly patients at a nursing home in Australia has admitted murdering them.

Roger Dean, who worked as a nurse at Quakers Hill in Sydney, entered 11 guilty pleas on the first day of his trial at the Supreme Court.

He also admitted eight counts of causing grievous bodily harm to other residents, some of whom had dementia or were blind, and will be sentenced at a later date.