Buzizi sentencing delayed

Sentencing arguments have been postponed in the murder trial of Quebec actor turned rapper Didier Buzizi. Buzizi was found guilty Tuesday of second-degree murder, and faces at least ten years behind bars. In August 2007, Buzizi got into an argument with 29-year-old Maxime Rushemaza over a bottle of liquor, and fatally stabbed the man.
Bilo Da Kid (Buzizi)
Bilo Da Kid (Buzizi)

Sentencing arguments have been postponed in the murder trial of Quebec actor turned rapper Didier Buzizi.

Buzizi was found guilty Tuesday of second-degree murder, and faces at least ten years behind bars.

In August 2007, Buzizi got into an argument with 29-year-old Maxime Rushemaza over a bottle of liquor, and fatally stabbed the man.

Buzizi was born in Rwanda, and came to Quebec as a refugee to escape the genocide in the country.

As a child actor, he appeared on the show Fred-dy, which was based on restaurant owners who befriend young people. When the show ended in 2002, Buzizi began a career as a rapper, performing under the stage name Bilo Da Kid.

Sentencing arguments will be heard after the holidays.
ctvmontreal.ca

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