HAMILTON — The former girlfriend of a man accused of murder in the death of Tim Bosma says she found out about the trouble he was in on the day of his arrest.
Christina Noudga told a Hamilton court that on May 10, 2013 she was trying to contact Dellen Millard when his friend and co-accused Mark Smich told her on the phone that "s--t went down."
Millard, 30, of Toronto, and Smich, 28, of Oakville, Ont., have pleaded not guilty to first-degree murder in Bosma's death.
The Crown alleges Bosma was shot at point-blank range in his truck and his body later burned in an animal incinerator known as "The Eliminator."
Bosma vanished on May 6, 2013 after taking two strangers for a test drive in his truck that he was trying to sell.
His body was found more than a week later burned beyond recognition.
Noudga says she was with Millard when he moved the animal incinerator to his sprawling farm near Waterloo, Ont., three days after Bosma vanished.
The Canadian Press