Elizabeth Wettlaufer, a legendary Canadian serial killer, is the subject of the upcoming episode of Living With a Serial Killer Season 2 on Oxygen. She murdered eight elderly adults while working as a nurse in Ontario, and she also attempted to murder six others.
According to Rotten Tomatoes, the next episode, scheduled to air on Oxygen on Saturday, August 13, 2022, will contain:
A Canadian nurse enters a rehab facility and admits to killing several of her patients. Her childhood best friend shares their unbreakable bond as well as the horrifying confession she made to him.
The episode will likely explore the circumstances of the murders, the confessions, and other information pertinent to the case for viewers to anticipate.
Living with a serial killer: Elizabeth Wettlaufer murdered eight people between the ages of 75 and 96
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According to Judge Gillese, Elizabeth Wettlaufer would have continued to kill had she not confessed. Nobody in long-term care thought a healthcare worker could hurt patients, and nothing in the system could have stopped her.
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While practicing nursing in Ontario between 2007 and 2016, Elizabeth Wettlaufer killed eight elderly people. She gave her elderly patients allegedly lethal doses of insulin, as reported by Oxygen, including (found by Oxygen):
Jim Silcox, 84 years Gladys Millard, 87 years. 84 Maurice Granat – 95 Helen Matheson 90 Helen Young Mary Zurawinski, 96 years. 79 year old Maureen Pickering Age: 75 Arpad Horvath
The victims’ families reportedly thought they died of natural causes.
Also, Sandra Towler, 77, and Beverly Bertram were among the other people the former nurse attempted to murder, 68.
In late 2016, Wettlaufer attended the Toronto Addiction and Mental Health Center, where she allegedly confessed to her crimes. Local police and the Ontario College of Nurses were later notified by the center’s staff.
After Wettlaufer’s arrest on October 24, 2016 for deliberately administering lethal insulin to six other people, she also admitted to the murder of eight elderly people. She ended up receiving eight concurrent life sentences with a 25-year probation requirement.
More information on living with a serial killer
Living With a Serial Killer on Oxygen delves deep into some of the most gruesome murders committed by a range of notorious serial killers. The official synopsis of the series for Oxygen is as follows:
The book Life With a Serial Killer explores what it’s like to learn that the person you share your life with is actually a ruthless killer.
The second season of the program is now airing. The first season of the true crime series debuted in April 2021 to generally positive reviews from critics and viewers alike. The show focuses on police investigations, the circumstances that led serial killers to commit some of the most horrific murders, and other topics. The cases are presented to the viewers in an unbiased and undistorted manner and they gain insight into the minds of the murderers.
Elizabeth Wettlaufer will be the subject of the next Living With a Serial Killer episode, which will air Saturday, August 13, 2022 at 9:00 p.m. ET on Oxygen.