Cheyenne Rose Antoine (left) pleaded responsible to killing Brittney Gargol in Canada two years in the past
Ottawa: A Canadian girl has been convicted of killing her buddy after police found the homicide weapon utilized in an image of the pair on social media.
Cheyenne Rose Antoine, 21, pleaded responsible on Monday to killing Brittney Gargol, 18, in Canada two years in the past, BBC reported on Wednesday.
Gargol was discovered strangled to loss of life close to a landfill in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan with Antoine’s belt close to her physique.
Antoine was sentenced to seven years for manslaughter.
She was recognized as a suspect after she posted a selfie on Fb of the 2 of them, exhibiting her carrying the belt hours earlier than Gargol died.
Antoine, who was initially charged with second-degree homicide, confirmed up at one other buddy’s home hysterical the night time of the homicide and confessed to hitting Gargol and strangling her, CBC reported from courtroom.
She mentioned that they had acquired drunk and right into a heated argument.
As a part of her plea, Antoine accepted accountability for Gargol’s loss of life however mentioned she doesn’t keep in mind killing her.
“I’ll by no means forgive myself. Nothing I say or do will ever convey her again. I’m very, very sorry… It should not have ever occurred,” she mentioned in a press release via her lawyer.
Earlier than Antoine was sentenced, Gargol’s aunt gave a sufferer impression assertion to the courtroom.
“Most days we will not cease fascinated with Brittney what occurred that night time, what she will need to have felt combating for her life,” Jennifer Gargol mentioned.