Toronto police responded to a 911 call for Unknown Trouble in the area of Gamma Street and Valermo Drive on September 25th at approximately 3:09 a.m.
On arrival police located a woman near the roadway with very serious injuries, and she was transported to hospital via emergency run. Initially, the victim’s husband Giuseppe Antonio Zollerano, 48, was arrested and charged with numerous offenses, including attempted murder.
The victim who has since been identified as Katherine Zollerano, 43, died of her injuries in hospital on November 2nd. On November 7th the charges against Giuseppe Antonio Zollerano, 48, of Toronto, were upgraded to first-degree murder.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at www.222tips.com.