Toronto Homicide 8 – Deanna Charrion charged with the murder of Gerrard Martin

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Toronto police responded to a call for an assault in the Danforth Avenue and Jones Avenue area on January 23rd  at approximately 12:10 a.m.

On arrival Gerrard Martin, 60, of Toronto, suffering from injuries. Police said an argument occurred between the victim and the suspect which turned physical, and led to Martin’s injuries. He was taken to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on Sunday, February 18.

Deanna Charrion, 35, who was arrested at the scene, has been arrested and charged with:

  1. Second Degree Murder

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