Toronto Police Investigating Homicide #50 for 2016

Toronto_Police_Service_LogoToronto, Ontario – On Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 12:46 a.m., officers responded to a call for a stabbing at 21 Boake Street. This area is in close proximity to York University.


It is alleged that:

– officers arrived and found a 28-year-old man suffering from stab wounds

– he was transported to hospital where he succumbed to his injuries

A post-mortem examination was conducted on Tuesday, September 13, 2016.

Officers have arrested Alijan Khan, 31, of Toronto. He is charged with:

1) Second Degree Murder

He made a court appearance on Tuesday, September 13, 2016, at 1000 Finch Avenue West, at 10 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Case #: 2016-1625137

Toronto Police Service