Toronto Homicide #68 – Woman found deceased in a home following a fire

Toronto police responded to a two-alarm fire at a home on Stallion Pl., in the area of Hwy. 27 and Rexdale Blvd.

It has been reported that Yvonne Bachelor-Vassell, 61, died at the scene. The victim’s son Joel Vassell, 24, of Richmond Hill was arrested at the scene and is facing a charge of first-degree murder.

More information will be added as it becomes available.

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here