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Homicide #7/2021,
1853 Lawrence Avenue East,
Cam-Thanh Tat, 62,
Update,
16-year-old boy arrested



Broadcast time: 14:45
Date: Friday, February 19, 2021
Unit: 41 Division
Phone: 416-808-7400
Case #: 2021-250265


The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest made in Homicide #7/2021.

On Monday, February 8, 2021, at 7:08 p.m., police responded to a radio call for the sound of gunshots at 1853 Lawrence Avenue East.

See previous release.

On Friday, February 19, 2021, a 16-year-old boy was arrested. He is charged with:

1) First Degree Murder

He appeared in court 1911 Eglinton Avenue East on Friday, February 19, 2021, via video remand.

This remains an active on-going investigation.


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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Angela Kahnt, Homicide