Danforth Road and Eglinton Avenue East,
Cuhapiryan Mahendrarajah, 33,
Man, 18, charged with Second-Degree Murder
Broadcast time: 08:32
Friday, September 8, 2017
Case #: 17-1593482
On Sunday, September 3, 2017, at 2:12 a.m., police responded to a call for unknown trouble in the Danforth Road and Eglinton Avenue East area.
Police located a man with obvious signs of trauma. He was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.
On Wednesday, September 7, 2017, the man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced. He has been identified as Cuhapiryan Mahendrarajah, 33, of Toronto.
On Wednesday, September 7, 2017, Prosper Jean Laurent, 18, of Toronto, was arrested. He is charged with:
1) Second-Degree Murder
He was scheduled to appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East on Thursday, September 8, 2017, 10 a.m.
Police are still seeking assistance with this investigation and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Leslie Dunkley, Homicide