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Arrest Made in Homicide #71/2020,
118 Nymark Avenue



Broadcast time: 12:30
Date: Tuesday, December 22, 2020
Unit: Homicide
Phone: 416-808-7400
Case #: 2020-2400901


The Toronto Police Service are informing the public of an arrest in relation to a homicide investigation.

On Monday, December 21, 2020, at approximately 8:49 p.m., police were called to the area of 118 Nymark Avenue for reports of a stabbing.

It is alleged that:

- once on scene, police located a 72-year-old man suffering from multiple stab wounds

- life-saving measures were commenced but the man died in hospital a short time later

The 72-year-old man has been identified as Jing Zhang, a visitor from China.

On Tuesday, December 22, 2020, Jingfu Luo, 50, of Toronto, was arrested.

He has been charged with:

1. First Degree Murder

He appeared in court on Tuesday, December 22, 2020, at Toronto North Court,1000 Finch Avenue West.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, 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 or Google Play.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Keri Fernandes, Homicide