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Homicide #11/2019,
Broadway Avenue and Mount Pleasant Road area

Broadcast time: 19:05
Wednesday, March 6, 2019


Case #: 2019-400418

On Monday, March 4, 2019, at approximately 12:30 p.m., police responded to a Suspicious Death call in the Broadway Avenue and Mount Pleasant Road area.

Officers and paramedics arrived on scene and located a man, unconscious and not breathing with signs of trauma. Lifesaving efforts were commenced by paramedics but the man was pronounced deceased at the scene.

The post-mortem revealed the injuries were the result of blunt force trauma and the death has now been determined to be a homicide.

He has been identified as Jason Otis Lewis, 47, of no fixed address.

On Monday, March 4, 2019, Quentin Luke Lewis, 42, of Toronto was arrested.

The investigation is ongoing.

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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Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Keri Fernandes, Homicide