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Homicide #16/2020,
O'Keefe Lane and Gould Street area,
Lashshantee Keslow, 21, charged with Second Degree Murder

Broadcast time: 22:20
Wednesday, June 24, 2020


Case #: 2020-580138

The Toronto Police Service would like to update the public on the investigation into Homicide #16/2020.

On Saturday, March 21, 2020, at 7:41 p.m., officers responded to a call for the sound of gunshots at O'Keefe Lane and Gould Street.

See previous news release.

It is alleged that:

- police and paramedics located a man with an apparent gunshot wound

- he was pronounced deceased at the scene

Lashshantee Keslow, 21, of Toronto, was arrested on Wednesday, June 24, 2020. He has been charged with:

1) Second Degree Murder

He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Thursday, June 25, 2020, at 9:30 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Roger Caracciolo, Homicide