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Homicide #79/2018,
Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive,
Nader Fadael, 45

Broadcast time: 16:39
Thursday, September 20, 2018


Case #: 2018-1739446

On Wednesday, September 19, 2018, at 8:05 p.m., the Toronto Police Service received a 9-1-1 call for a stabbing at the corner of Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive.

Once on scene, officers located a man with severe trauma related to an edged weapon. Toronto Paramedic Services attended and an emergency run was initiated. Lifesaving efforts were unsuccessful. The man succumbed to his injuries while en route to hospital where he was pronounced.

He has been identified as Nader Fadael, 45, of Toronto.

There will be no photograph released at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Mike Patterson, Homicide