Toronto Homicide #58: Julian Jones beaten to death in Toronto’s Little Italy

Police were called to the area of College st and Manning ave, outside Blnd Tger on November 5th at around 2:25am on report of an assault.

Police arrived to find Julian Jones 26 of Baltimore, Md, who had been visiting Toronto for a friend’s bachelor party, in serious condition. Police said Jones was attacked by a group of men who punched and kicked Jones. Jones was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police are looking for two suspects.¬† The first man is white, mid 20’s, thin build, short black hair, black top, black pants. The second man has been described as black, mid 20’s, large build (described as looking like a football player), full beard, Black fitted shirt and black skinny pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact The Toronto Police at 416-808-1400.

Update November 10th

Toronto police have said two arrests have been made in the homicide of Julian Jones. A press conference with more details is due out at 10:30. More to come.

Julian Jones is Toronto’s 58th homicide of 2016. The Toronto homicide list is available here.