Tag Archives: Toronto

Toronto Drive by shooting victim identified as Joel Alexander

Joel Alexander, 28, was pronounced dead in hospital after he was shot while in his car, in the entertainment district on December 11, around 4 p.m. The female passenger managed to escape unharmed.

Police have said that this was a targeted shooting.

No suspects have been released at this point. Police said they are looking for a silver car either an Infiniti or a Lexus.

 

18 year old Simone Reid found dead.

Simone Reid, 18, was found unresponsive by Police at her home on November 13th in scarborough. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Reid missed school on November 13th and her friends had gone to check up on her, that is when her body was discovered. Police have deemed this as a suspicious, however they have not released the cause of death.

Investigators are looking for the public’s help to find the victim’s father so they can notify him of her death. The father is not a suspect at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477 (TIPS)

Stella Tetsos found dead in her Scarborough home

Police are investigating whether a home invasion led to the murder of an 82 year old Stella Tetsos, inside her Scarborough home.

Tetsos was found in her home on  Wednesday November 11th, in the basement. Officers had discovered items missing as well as a window that had been smashed, and a door was propped open.

No cause of death or suspected have been released.

**UPDATE**
Sinbad King Simba Marshall 21, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder and break and enter.

Charles Shillingford Toronto’s latest homicide victim

Police are searching for a gunman following the fatal shooting Charles Shillingford October 31st.

Police say the victim was trying to flee the scene after being shot while sitting in his car on Charles Street, near Yonge Street. He drove down Yonge and then crashed his car, south of College Street.

Shillingford was transported to hospital where he later died.

Jahmal Joseph Richardson, 31, of Oakville; Kyle Sparks MacKinnon, 26, of Toronto; Mitchell Mannette, 20, of Halifax; and Denzell Tyresse Walter Desmond, 19, of Halifax; were all arrested and charged with first-degree murder. They will appear in court May 19th 2016.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police at 416-808-5100 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477.

 

Claren Troy Middleton found dead in field

The body of Claren Troy Middleton 25, was found in a farm field just north of Pickering on Oct 23. Middleton had been shot and died of a single gunshot wound.

Investigators are looking for information on Middleton’s activities from Wednesday night onwards. if you have any information regarding this case you are asked to call Durham Region Police.

Update: March 2016
Terrance Bent has been charged with being an accessory after the fact and indignity to a body. No other charges have been laid.