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Homicide #54/2017,
Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area

Broadcast time: 20:30
Tuesday, November 14, 2017

12 Division

Case #: 2017-2060242

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance with a homicide investigation.

On Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at 11:52 a.m., police responded to a stabbing in the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area.

It is reported that:

- officers arrived and located a man in medical distress

- the man was rushed to hospital by emergency run

- he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced in hospital

Investigators must notify next-of-kin before they are able to identify the deceased.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Gary Giroux, Homicide