Victim identified in Toronto’s 30th homicide as Adrian Milligan

Toronto police were called to the area of Claxton Boulevard and Raglan Avenue on August 1st at approximately 12:42am on report of a shooting.

Officers found Adrian Milligan, 23, of Toronto suffering from serious injuries at the scene. Milligan was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police said two men were seen running northbound on Raglan Avenue with a handgun. The suspects have been described as follows.

  • Black, 5’6″-5’7″, wearing a blue hoodie and shorts
  • Black, 5’8″-5’9″, wearing a gray sweater and shorts.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-1300.

The Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.

2 people charged in Bolton homicide of Alexander Lemon

OPP were called to a gas station at the corner of Highway 50 and Ellwood Drive July 30th at approximately 2:30am on report of a stabbing.

Police located the victim, 36 year old Alexander Lemon of Toronto suffering from multiple stab wounds. Paramedics rushed Lemon to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police arrested Connor Sharpe, 21, and Venezia Maggiore, 22, on July 30th and charged both with secong degree murder.

Toronto police release security video in the city’s 29th homicide of the year & 3rd homicide on July 31st.

Toronto police were called to 235 Queen Street East on July 31st at approximately 11:17 pm, on report of a shooting.

Emergency services personnel arrived to find 4 injured people at the scene. The victims were rushed to hospital where three received treatment for non life threatening injuries. The fourth victim, a 32 year old man was pronounced deceased at the hospital. His name will not be revealed until his next of kin is notified.

Police have released security footage in hopes of identifying the suspect.

Warning, the following videos contain images of graphic violence that some may find disturbing. Viewer discretion is advised.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.

The Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.

Toronto’s 28th homicide – 6 year old Simon Cico, and Zlatan Cico found dead

Toronto police responded to a medical related call on July 31 at approximately 7:30 pm on the Gamble Avenue and Broadview Avenue area.

Police arrived at the scene to find both Zlatan Cico, 58, and Simon Cico, 6, of Toronto, dead at the scene.

Police are not looking for any other suspects. Cause of death has not been released.

The Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.

Toronto’s 27th homicide – Said Ali died in hospital of a gunshot wound

Toronto police and paramedics responded to a report of an injured man, bleeding on the street shortly before midnight on July 30th.

The victim, Said Ali 22, was found at the scene suffering from life-threatening gunshot wounds. Ali was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries on July 31.

Anyone with information about the investigation can contact homicide investigators at 416-808-7400.

The Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.

 

Body found in Mont St-Hilaire a homicide

Mont St-Hilaire Police responded to report of a body after a passerby on an ATV found the unresponsive victim near the corner of Rouillard Rd. and Authier roads. on July 29th at approximately 7:30 am.

Police said the body was found in a wooded area, about half a kilometer down the road from the Collège Saint-Hilaire high school.

An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the victim’s identity and cause of death.

More to come…

Rohn Abraham dies in Winnipeg stabbing

Winnipeg police and emergency personnel responded to a residence in the 100 block of Euclid Avenue on report of an injured male on July 27,  at approximately 7:45pm.

At the scene police found a 31 year old woman and a 29 year old man both suffering from stab wounds. The two victims were rushed to hospital with life threatening injuries. The woman has been upgraded to stable condition, Rohn Abraham 29 died of his injuries.

Anyone with information that may assist investigators is asked to call 204-986-6508

The death of Rohn Abraham is the 14th this year for the city of Winnipeg. The 2017 Winnipeg Homicide Victim List is available here.

70 year old Bodwatie Persaud killed in domestic related homicide, Ganesh Persaud charged

Durham police responded to a welfare check of a resident at a home on Brandy Court, on July 28th at approximately 1:30pm. On arrival police found 70 year old Bodwatie Persaud without vitals.

Police said Mrs Persaud has obvious signs of trauma on her body but have not released the cause of death, only saying the death is domestic related.

Ganesh Persaud, 71, of Brandy Court was arrested and charged with second degree murder.

Police have not released the relationship between the victim and the accused.