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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, 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.

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