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Fail to remain Personal Injury Collision #65/2019
Ellesmere Road and Pharmacy Avenue,
Police seek three Persons of Interest



Broadcast time: 20:29
Sunday, October 13, 2019

Traffic Services
416-808-1900

Case #: 2019-1976844


On Sunday, October 13, 2019, at approximately 10:48 a.m., police received a report of a collision in the Ellesmere Road and Pharmacy Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- a grey, 2015, Dodge Journey, with Ontario licence plate ANXC 265, was travelling eastbound on Ellesmere Road, approaching Pharmacy Avenue

- the vehicle drove past a few stopped vehicles, and failed to stop for the red light at the intersection

- a woman, 57, and a woman, 37, were standing at the southeast corner of the intersection, on the sidewalk, with a 20-month-old child in a stroller

- the Dodge Journey, crossed the intersection and mounted the sidewalk, striking the pedestrians including the child

- the vehicle stopped on the sidewalk just east of where the pedestrians were struck

- two occupants exited the Dodge Journey and walked around briefly

- One of the vehicle's occupants got back into the vehicle and fled the scene southbound on Pharmacy Avenue

- the other occupant fled the scene on foot

- as a result of the impact, the front licence plate of the Dodge Journey became dislodged from the vehicle and was left at the scene.

The following three persons of interest are:

Cory Munroe, 49
Derek Desousa,34
Amanda Rioux, 30

All three are from Toronto.

The pedestrians suffered serious injuries. The child’s injuries are very serious, however, they are no longer considered to be life-threatening in nature. The investigation is on-going.

If anyone witnessed this collision, has dash-cam or video footage, or any knowledge pertaining to the persons of interest, please contact Traffic Services at
416-808-1900, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Melissa Elaschuk, for Superintendent Scott Baptist, Traffic Services




Fail to remain Personal Injury Collision #65/2019
Ellesmere Road and Pharmacy Avenue,
Police seek three Persons of Interest



Photograph of type of vehicle involved in Fail to remain Personal injury collision,
Ellesmere Road and Pharmacy Avenue
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