Tag Archives: Ontario

55 year old man found dead in Tweed Ontario

OPP were dispatched to a home on Kinlin Road in Tweed on the morning of August 12th on report of a deceased male.

Police located the 55 year old man, he was pronounced deceased at the scene. The circumstances surrounding the death have not been released at this time.

Police said that they have arrested a 36 year old male. No charges have been laid at this time.

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.

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.

24 year old man dead after Woodbridge shooting

York Regional Police responded to a report of an injured person at a home on Tall Grass Trail in the City of Vaughan on July 28th at approximately 7am.

At the scene police located the 24 year old male victim, who was suffering from serious injury consistant with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he died of his injuries at around 1pm.

Police arrested a 29 year old Toronto man without incident at approximately 2:30pm. The suspect will remain in custody as the investigation continues.

Murder charge laid in the March suspicious death of a 35 year old woman

Ottawa police were called to a Burnside Road address after a 35 year old woman was found deceased in her apartment back in March 2017. Her death was initially considered suspicious and has now been deemed a homicide.

Ottawa police have issued a press release with the victims name, however it has been stated that her name is under a publication ban..

Mohamad Barkhadle, 31, was arrested by police on July 26th. Barkhadle first-degree murder in the death of the woman.

More information will be posted as it becomes available.

The 2017 Ottawa Homicide Victim List is available here.

Demal Graham dies from a gunshot wound in Toronto’s 26th homicide of 2017

Toronto police responded to a shooting in the area of Empringham Drive/McLevin Avenue on July 23 at approximately 6:45 pm.

Police said the victim, Demal Graham, 25, of Toronto, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

It has been reported by police that a man with a brown complexion , 20s,  facial hair, wearing a hooded sweatshirt, was seen speeding away on McLevin Avenue in a light coloured four-door sedan.

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

The Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.