Minden man accused in BC school girl killings makes first court appearance
The Minden man accused in the murder of two BC girls is making his way through the courts. According to an Abbotsford newspaper, he was in court briefly on December 8th, with the room filled with family members of the girls. ‘The News’ article said people were shocked at Handlen’s appearance – he is now described as grey-haired, pot-bellied and wearing glasses. Handlen is scheduled for another court date on March 2nd and a bail hearing has not been set.