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Borutski gets 70-year sentence

Last Updated Dec 6, 2017 at 11:57 am EST

Basil Borutski arrives in a police vehicle for an appearance at the courthouse in Pembroke, Ont. on Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015. A man who killed three women during a murderous rampage in the Ottawa Valley two years ago was motivated by revenge, a prosecutor alleged Wednesday as he laid out the Crown's case against Basil Borutski.Borutski, 59, is charged with three counts of first degree murder in the September 2015 deaths of Carol Culleton, Anastasia Kuzyk, and Nathalie Warmerdam. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

OTTAWA — Basil Borutski will spend the rest of his life in prison.

The 60-year-old will not have a chance for parole in 70 years, as a judge decided Wednesday that he will serve two life sentences consecutively followed by at least 20 years for second degree murder.

Borutski was found guilty on two counts of first degree murder in the deaths of Nathalie Warmerdam and Anastasia Kuzyk, and one count of second degree murder in the death of Carol Culleton, back on November 24.

All three women were killed in an hour-long rampage in the Upper Ottawa Valley on the morning of September 22, 2015.

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