A Quebec man, Markuss Thoby, has been charged with the murder of Daniel Johnston in Peterborough

The 2021 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here.

Peterborough police responded to the report of a stabbing at 554 Aylmer Street on February 16th at approximately 10:20am.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Daniel Johnston suffering from serious injuries. He was rushed to Peterborough Regional Health Centre by EMS, however, succumbed to his injuries.

29-year-old Markuss Thoby, of Quebec was arrested at Lansdowne Place mall shortly after the incident and charged with second degree murder. 

Anyone with information can contact Detective Constable Mike Penney at 705-876-1122 ext 232 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) and online at www.stopcrimehere.ca