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Homicide #95/2018,
King Street West and Spadina Avenue,
Update,
Victim Identified as Edwin "Chris" Humberto Velasquez, 34



Broadcast time: 10:25
Thursday, December 20, 2018

14 Division
416-808-7400

Case #: 2018-2320758


On Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at approximately 12:10 a.m., officers responded to a call for a Shooting in the King Street West and Spadina Avenue area.

See previous release.

The suspect fled the area in a vehicle believed to be a blue Mazda. Security camera images of the vehicle have been released and video can be viewed on YouTube. The plate on the vehicle was ATVP 407, however that plate is not associated to that vehicle. The vehicle fled westbound on King Street West.

The victim has been identified as Edwin "Chris" Humberto Velasquez, 34, of Toronto.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, 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 Keri Fernandes, Homicide




Homicide #95/2018,
King Street West and Spadina Avenue,
Update,
Victim Identified as Edwin "Chris" Humberto Velasquez, 34



The suspect fled the area in a vehicle believed to be a blue Mazda.
Above: The suspect fled the area in a vehicle believed to be a blue Mazda.




Homicide #95/2018,
King Street West and Spadina Avenue,
Update,
Victim Identified as Edwin "Chris" Humberto Velasquez, 34



The suspect vehicle, believed to be a blue Mazda.
Above: The suspect vehicle, believed to be a blue Mazda.