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Homicide #54/2017,
David Blacquiere, 54,
Christopher Enrique Gordon, 18, arrested,
Charged with Second-Degree Murder

Broadcast time: 13:25
Tuesday, February 6, 2018

12 Division

Case #: 2017-2060242

The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in 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

On Monday, February 5, 2018, Toronto Police Service Homicide, with the assistance of the Toronto Police Service Gun and Gang Unit, the Toronto Police PSRT and the Waterloo Regional Police Intelligence Unit, Emergency Response Unit and Canine Unit, executed a Canada Wide Arrest Warrant in Kitchener, Ontario.

Christopher Enrique Gordon, 18, of no fixed address, was arrested and has been charged with:

1) Second-Degree Murder

He was scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West, on Tuesday, February 6, 2018.

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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Robert North, Homicide