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Homicide #2/2019,
544 Birchmount Road

Broadcast time: 10:35
Wednesday, January 9, 2019


Case #: 2019-45560

On Tuesday, January 8, 2019, at 2:16 p.m., police responded to a call for Unknown Trouble at 544 Birchmount Road.

It is reported that:

- police and paramedics located a 40-year-old man on the ground in front of a residential building

- he was suffering from life-threatening injuries

- further investigation led officers to a unit on the eighth floor of the building, where they located a 30-year-old woman with life-threatening injuries

- the man and woman were pronounced deceased at the scene

There are no outstanding suspects.

A post-mortem examination has been scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2019.

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