Halton Regional Police responded to the report of a stabbing at a home in the area of Farmstead Drive and Gosford Crescent in Milton on November 22nd at approximately 5:45 p.m.
On arrival police located a female victim at the residence suffering from serious injuries. She was rushed to hospital by EMS where she died of her injuries. At the request of the family, police will not be identifying the victim.
At approximately 7:00pm, police arrested 40-year-old Asad Rasheed of Milton and charged him with second-degree murder.
Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the Homicide Tip Line at 905-825-4776.
Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers. “See something? Hear something? Know something? Contact Crime Stoppers” at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or through the web at www.haltoncrimestoppers.ca.