Billionaire pharma couple were strangled, case being treated as possible homicide, Toronto police say



The bodies of Barry Sherman, the billionaire founder of global generic drug giant Apotex Inc., and his wife, Honey, were found in the basement of the Shermans’ Toronto mansion on Friday, but mystery surrounds the cause of their deaths.

The Shermans had just put their house on Old Colony Road, in a posh North York neighbourhood, up for sale for $6.9-million. A relative, who asked not to be identified, said a real estate agent, preparing for an open house, had discovered the two bodies in the large home’s basement Friday morning.

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Sherman family rejects murder-suicide theory leaked by police, urges ‘thorough’ investigation of couple’s death via globe and mail

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Billionaire pharma couple were strangled, case being treated as possible homicide, Toronto police say

Toronto Police said billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife, Honey, died of strangulation and they are now treating the case as a possible homicide.
Barry Sherman was the founder and chairman of Apotex, a generic pharmaceutical manufacturer.
Sherman has been involved in scores of legal disputes over the years, including a decade-old one involving his cousins and Apotex.

Billionaire pharma couple were strangled, case being treated as possible homicide, Toronto police say from CNBC.

https://www.cnbc.com/2017/12/18/billionaire-pharma-couple-were-strangled-toronto-police-say.html

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