Archaic Survivor producer Bruce Beresford-Redman is a free man.
He became sentenced to 12 years in jail for the 2010 slaying of his spouse Monica Burgos Beresford-Redman nonetheless became launched after serving 7 and a 1/2 years.
Beresford-Redman’s licensed authentic Richard G. Hirsch didn’t without extend answer to PEOPLE’s demand for comment.
Beresford-Redman became convicted of murdering his spouse in 2015 after being extradited to Mexico in 2012.
The couple had been on commute in Cancún, Mexico when Monica disappeared after a shopping commute.
Her ineffective physique became finally found in the sewer of the Moon Palace resort, where the family became staying.
An autopsy found Monica died by asphyxia by suffocation, and that she had bruising on her face and a head effort.
Following her loss of life, suspicion without extend fell on the producer. Mexican authorities acknowledged Bruce hit his spouse in the head with a steel tube, bat, or stick and then choked her to loss of life before dumping her physique in a hotel sewer.
On the morning of April 5, two young of us staying in the room below Beresford-Redman and his family had been awoke at round 6 a.m. by “screams, crying for abet and extraordinarily loud banging from the room above [theirs]… It sounded cherish a girl in outrageous damage,” basically based mostly totally on the complaint filed in the U.S. court on behalf of the Mexican government.
Beresford-Redman later suggested hotel personnel that the noises had been from a fight they had been having concerning the habits of their children. He then suggested investigators that the screams had been from a game they had been playing with their then three-year-passe son, basically based mostly totally on the complaint.
All around the investigation, Beresford-Redman maintained his innocence. “All people looks to possess decided that I killed my spouse,” he suggested Forty eight Hours Mystery in 2012. “I didn’t abolish my spouse — I basically didn’t.”
On the different hand, Monica’s sisters suggested the impress they factor in their brother-in-legislation murdered their sibling. The pair had reportedly been having marital problems sooner than her loss of life, and Monica became upset that Bruce became having an affair.
“I suggested her, ‘Monica, don’t dismay. , come lend a hand here, perfect circulate on alongside with your lifestyles,’” Monica’s sister Jeanne Burgos suggested Forty eight Hours Mystery. “You’re perfect going to secure your lifestyles again and you’re going to be gratified again.”
Beresford-Redman moreover produced Pimp My Stride and The Restaurant. Monica owned Zabumba Bar & Restaurant in Venice, California.