17-Year-Old Boy Charged in Toronto’s 12th Homicide of 2020

Toronto, Ontario – On Monday, February 24, 2020, at 12:40 p.m., police responded to a call for a stabbing in the Dufferin Street and Wilson Avenue area.

Toronto Police (File Photo)
Toronto Police (File Photo)

It is reported that:

– upon arrival, officers located a man and woman suffering from multiple stab wounds outside the premises

– inside, police located a woman who was pronounced deceased at the scene.

She has been identified as Ashley Noell Arzaga, 24, of Toronto.

On Monday, February 24, 2020, a 17-year-old boy, of Toronto, was arrested. He is charged with:

1. First Degree Murder

2. Attempted Murder

He is to appear in court, at 2201 Finch Avenue West, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, at 10 a.m.

The investigation remains ongoing and officers are urging anyone who was in the area at the time, or has any information about the shooting, to immediately contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com

Case #: 2020-390671

Toronto Police Service

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