8 YEARS SINCE BENOIT KILLED WIFE, SON, SELF!
San Francisco, CA– Writing for me is not difficult. But when the murder of a 10-year old boy and his mother occurs, and his father, world renowned professional wrestler Chis Benoit is the perpetrator, the story takes on added emotion that you wouldn’t expect from this former San Francisco Policeman. The murder of Nancy and Daniel Benoit was the most horrific incident to ever evolve from the seedy world that is professional wrestling. This story begins in Canada where Benoit was both born and learned to wrestle.
LEARNED WRESTLING FROM SADIST STU HART
On weekends, a teenage Benoit would take a two hour plus bus ride to train and “learn” professional wrestling from one of the industry’s great teachers Stu Hart. The father of wrestling superstars Brett “The Hitman” Hart and the late Owen Hart, the wrestler who plummeted to death when a cable he was descending on from the rafters of an arena to the ring, snapped and Owen fell a couple hundred feet before hitting a ring turnbuckle and dying instantly.
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