Homeless Woman Likely Dumped In Landfill After Seeking Shelter In Dumpster

Janice Desjarlais’ boyfriend had left to get breakfast when a garbage truck emptied the dumpster they had spent the night in.

Photo by Kyle Howeth on Unsplash

In the early hours of October 1, 2010, Janice Cher Desjarlais and her boyfriend were looking for a place to sleep. Living in chilly Alberta, Canada, the 35-year-old Indigenous woman known as “Jazzy” was homeless…

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