Samuel Haskell Jr. On Wednesday, he was caught on camera dumping the torso of a body that police found in Encino, Calif. … TMZ has the video, which almost perfectly matches the video of Haskell carrying the exact same bag at home .
We’ve obtained new footage that shows Haskell driving his white Tesla into a parking lot in Encino late Tuesday afternoon, casually parking next to a dumpster, then opening the trunk and grabbing Pick up a garbage bag that seems large and heavy. He put it over his shoulder and threw it into the trash.
We’re given two clips – one shot from a slightly closer angle and the other capturing the scene from a slightly further angle.
This is the same location, apparently the same dumpster, homeless people Dismembered human torso found early Wednesday in a shopping mall parking lot.
Police surrounded the area and soon arrested Haskell on murder charges. His wife Mei and her parents are missing. It’s unclear whose torso this is… but we do know it’s a woman’s.
Now this is how the dots connect. TMZ post video Earlier today, on Tuesday afternoon, Haskell was at his home when some day laborers drove over and helped Haskell load large trash bags — which looked exactly like the ones he later threw away — into a nearby truck.
A worker told NBC4 LA … Haskell told them 3 bags had rocks in them, but they were suspicious because the contents were soft and soft. They left but drove a block and decided to open a bag, where they discovered body parts, including a belly button.
Minutes after they left, the workers returned to Haskell’s home, returned the bag and placed it in his driveway, and refunded the money. Then they called the police.
Now this is key – Haskell left home in his Tesla around 4:22pm, and at 4:45pm (when this new footage starts)…you see him drive into the garbage bucket and then threw a large garbage bag into the trash can. That dumpster was six miles from Haskell’s home, so the times matched.
There is no word on where the other bags may have gone.
Haskell is the son of a former powerful Hollywood agent. Samuel Haskell Sr. …who have represented similar dolly parton and many other A-listers before retiring from WME in ’05.
He continues to work with Dolly on her TV specials but has yet to comment on his son’s arrest. Haskell Jr. remains in police custody with bail set at $2 million.