By Peter Edwards
On the morning of April eight, 2006, citizens of the hamlet of Shedden, Ontario, awakened to the scoop that the bloodied our bodies of 8 bikers from the Bandidos gang have been came across lifeless on a neighborhood farm. The bloodbath made headlines worldwide, and the surprising information introduced a grim gentle to an in a different way quiet nook of the province. Six Bandidos could ultimately be convicted of the first-degree homicide in their biker brothers.
Like different outlaw bikers, Bandidos painting themselves as motorbike aficionados who're systematically misunderstood and abused through police, in addition to feared by way of the general public. We now recognize the Bandidos have been whatever yet easy bike lovers. even though, not like such biker gangs because the Hells Angels, who run refined felony empires, the Bandidos have been hugely disorganized and at risk of petty infighting, or even engaged in sabotaging fellow individuals. this is often the tale of ways the Bandidos self-destructed over one darkish night.
As gripping as any crime novel, The Bandido Massacre takes us inside of a crumbling brotherhood bent on self-obliteration and betrayal.
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Bandido Massacre: A True Story of Bikers, Brotherhood and Betrayal by Peter Edwards