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Homicide #49/2021,
Steeles Avenue East and Gordon Murison Lane area,
Man arrested for Second-Degree Murder

Broadcast time: 11:45
Date: Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Unit: Homicide
Phone: 416-808-7400
Case #: 2021-1538967

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an update in a homicide investigation.

On Saturday, August 14, 2021, at approximately 6 a.m., police responded to a vehicle fire in the Steeles Avenue East and Gordon Murison Lane area.

See previous release.

On Tuesday, August 31, 2021, officers arrested Dennis Singh, 36, of Toronto. He has been charged with:

1) Second-Degree Murder

He is scheduled to appear at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East court on Tuesday, August 31, 2021.

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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Mark Repa, Homicide