Boy, 15, arrested in Attempt Murder investigation,
Secord Avenue and Newman Avenue area,
One suspect still at large
Broadcast time: 12:34
Monday, March 12, 2018
Case #: 2018-424366
The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an ongoing Attempt Murder investigation.
On Wednesday, March 7, 2018, at 5:30 p.m., the Toronto Police Service received a call for a stabbing in the Secord Avenue and Newman Avenue area.
It is alleged that:
- two males met up with a 23-year-old man
- the males attacked the 23-year-old man by repeatedly stabbing him in the neck and head
- the males fled the area
- the 23-year-old man was rushed to hospital
On Saturday, March 10, 2018, a 15-year-old boy was arrested. He is charged with:
1) Attempt Murder
3) Carry Concealed Weapon
4) Weapons Dangerous
The boy is scheduled to appear in court at 311 Jarvis Street on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, room 1.
The boy cannot be identified under the provisions of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.
Police are still working on identifying the other male involved in this Attempt Murder investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5400, 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 Staff Sergeant George Mullin, 54 Division