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Homicide #52/2017,
Shaw Street and Dupont Street area,
Man, 60, charged with Manslaughter

Broadcast time: 13:46
Tuesday, October 24, 2017


Case #: 2017-1856631

On Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at 4:25 p.m., police responded to a call in the Shaw Street and Dupont Street area.

It is alleged that:

- a 60-year-old man assaulted a woman, 68, and another woman, 82

The 82-year-old woman was hospitalized. On Friday, October 20, 2017, she succumbed to her injuries.

She has been identified as Elsa Paolitto, 82, of Toronto.

On Monday, October 23, 2017, William Macciacchera, 60, of Toronto, was charged with:

1) Manslaughter

He appeared in court at Old City Hall on Monday, October 23, 2017.

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Robert Choe, Homicide