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Arrest Made: Toronto Homicide #84 – Clark Sissons, 67, dies in the Queen Street East and Saulter Street area,

Toronto police responded to a call for an Echo-Tiered Response after an unresponsive man was found in an alleyway in the Queen Street East and Saulter Street area., on October 5th at approximately 7:40 a.m.

Police located the victim, who has been identified as has been identified as Clark Sissons, 67, of Toronto. Sissons was found  at the rear of a building adjacent to June Callwood Way, and was suffering from serious signs of trauma, and was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police have not released the cause of death at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS

Update
On Tuesday, October 9, 2018, Allan Alexander MacDonald, 57, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

10 Biggest Canadian City Homicide Count, Homicide Rate Per 100,000 And Full Year 2018 Projections: Updated October 7th, 2018

Toronto still leads with the highest homicide rate per capita of the ten major cities, Winnipeg is second, with the City of Vancouver, Edmonton, and Brampton tied for third.

Toronto and Brampton projected homicides are up considerably over the 2017 totals.

Click on city for listing of that city’s homicides

City Population Homicides 2018 Proj. Homicides 2017
Projection per 100K Homicides
Toronto 2731571 83 108.2 4.0 63
Montreal 1704694 18 23.5 1.4 24
Calgary 1239220 11 14.3 1.2 28
Ottawa 934243 14 18.3 2.0 14
Edmonton 932546 21 27.4 2.9 42
Mississauga 721599 6 7.8 1.1 9
Winnipeg 705224 17 22.2 3.1 21
Vancouver 631486 14 18.3 2.9 17
Brampton 593638 13 16.9 2.9 6
Hamilton 536917 6 7.8 1.5 10

Update, Warrant issued: Toronto Homicide #83 – 18-year-old Elliott Reid-Doyle dies from gunshot wounds

Toronto police responded to a report of a Shooting in the Bonis Avenue and Birchmount Road area, on October 3rd at approximately 1:30 pm.

Police an paramedics arrived to find Elliott Reid-Doyle, 18, of Toronto, suffering from gunshot wounds. Reid-Doyle was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update October 14
Toronto police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Amal Jones, 19, of Toronto in relation to the death of Elliott Reid-Doyle. Jones is wanted for second-degree murder, and is described as 5’10” to 6’2″, slim build, black hair in cornrows tied at the back, and he was wearing a dark-coloured tracksuit.

Toronto Homicide #82 – Dwayne McMillan, shot to death at an industrial plaza

Toronto police responded to a report of  a shooting  at an industrial plaza located in the Keele Street and Steeles Avenue West area on October 2nd at approximately 9:36pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Dwayne McMillan, 44, of Toronto, suffering from a gunshot wound. McMillian was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Anyone who may have been in the area at around 9:30pm, who may have any information, to please contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477),

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #81 – 15-year-old Mackai Bishop Jackson gunned down in Regent Park in broad daylight

Toronto police responded to report of a shooting Regent Park, at Sackville and St. Bartholomew St., around 4:15 pm September 25th.

Police said the male victim has been pronounced deceased at the scene. Homicide has now been notified and taken over the investigation.

More to come…

Update September 26th
Police have identified the victim as Mackai Bishop Jackson, 15, of Toronto.

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

 

Paul ‘Boulos’ Rizk gunned down in Toronto’s 80th homicide of 2018

Toronto police officers responded to a call for a shooting at 80 Parkway Forest Drive on September 24th at approximately 8:05 pm.

Officers arrived to find Paul ‘Boulos’ Rizk, 27, of Toronto, suffering from gunshot wounds. Rizk was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Police reported that a goup was gathered outside the community centre when a dark coloured four-door sedan approached.  Shots were fired from the vehicle before it fled the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #79 – Nader Fadael stabbed to death in North York

Toronto Police Service received a 9-1-1 call for a stabbing at the corner of Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive on Wednesday September 19th at approximately 8:05pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Nader Fadael, 45, of Toronto, suffering from a stab wound. Fadael was rushed to hospital, however he was pronounced deceased on route.

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

Update October 2nd

A Canada wide warrant has been issued for Sepehr Yeganehfathollah, 25, of Toronto for the first degree murder of Nader Fadael. Yeganehfathollah is described as 5’8″, with a medium build. He has a mole on his left cheek. His hair is currently very short on the sides and long on the top – a ‘fade’-style haircut and a short beard. He is known to work as a hair stylist.

He is considered armed and dangerous if located call 911.

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #78 – Jago Anderson gunned down in Scarborough

Toronto police responded to report of a shooting on September 19th just after midnight, in the area of Markham Rd. and Eglinton Ave. E. in Scarborough.

Police and paramedics arrived to find a male victim unresponsive. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Update:

Toronto Police have named the shooting victim as Jago Anderson, 19 years old. A dark-coloured SUV was seen leaving the murder location heading east on Shepard. Anyone with information are encouraged to contact Toronto Police.

 

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #77 – 16 year old boy dies of a gunshot wound in Scarborough.

Toronto police responded to a shooting call in the Bellamy Road North and Cedar Brae Boulevard area on September 14th, at approximately 6:45pm.

On arrival, police located a 16-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police said two male suspects reported to have fled the area in a dark SUV. The first suspect is described as wearing all-dark clothing with a hoodie. The second suspect is described as wearing a dark hooded top, light-coloured shorts.

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

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Toronto Homicide #76 – Ameer Saib dies from a stab wound; son arrested

Toronto police were called to the area of Martin Grove Road and Redgrave Drive at around 4:30pm on September 11th on report of a stabbing.

Police arrived to find the 50-year-old Ameer Saib deceased at the scene. The suspect, the victim’s 20-year-old son, fled the scene and was involved in a single-vehicle crash near Highway 401 and Islington Avenue. He has been arrested and is facing charges in relation to his fathers death.

More to come.

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.