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Homicide #24/2019,
Brendon Bowler, 17

Broadcast time: 09:50
Tuesday, May 7, 2019

43 Division

Case #: 2019-819986

On Monday, May 6, 2019, at 12:18 p.m., police responded to a radio call for a stabbing in the Livingston Road and Earswick Drive area.

Officers arrived to find a man suffering life-threatening injuries from the stabbing. He was rushed to hospital via emergency run but later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased in hospital.

The victim has been identified as Brendon Bowler, 17, of Toronto.

On Monday, May 6, 2019, two men were arrested. Emmett Carew, 18, and Cheddi Itwaroo, 20, of Toronto are each charged with:

One count of Second Degree Murder

They are both scheduled to appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, on Tuesday, May 7, 2019, at 10 a.m., in court room 412.

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 Sergeant Andy Singh, Homicide