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Man arrested in Attempt Murder investigation,
Roger Xie, 51

Broadcast time: 18:20
Date: Thursday, January 7, 2021
Unit: 52 Division
Phone: 416-808-5200
Case #: 2021-27616

The Toronto Police Service has arrested a man wanted in an attempt murder investigation.

Roger Xie, 51, was last seen on Tuesday, January 5, 2021, at approximately 3:30 p.m., in the University Avenue and Wellington Street West area.

See previous news release.

He was located and arrested on Thursday, January 7, 2021. He is facing the following five charges:

1. Attempt Murder
2. Assault
3. Aggravated Assault
4. Weapons Dangerous
5. Carrying a Concealed Weapon

He is scheduled to appear in court on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 10 a.m. at Old City Hall, 60 Queen Street West, room 101.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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 Mathew Abramovitz, 52 Division