Toronto Homicide #33 – Dwain Fredrick Adams, Canada Day assault victim dies in hospital.

Toronto paramedics responded to a call for an unconscious man at a restaurant in the area of Queen Street East and Sherbourne Street on July 1st at approximately 10:10pm.

Paramedics arrived to find Dwain Fredrick Adams, 61, with injuries that did not appear to be life-threatening and transferred Adams to hospital. On July 6, Dwain Fredrick Adams, 61, of Toronto, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased in hospital. 

Patrick Anthony Gayle, 46, charges will be upgraded from Aggravated Assault to Manslaughter. Gayle is scheduled to appear in court at College Park Courts, at 10:00 a.m., courtroom 504 on July 17.

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.