Boy, 16, charged with first-degree homicide in Scarborough murder


A 16-year-old boy has been charged with first-degree homicide in reference to a capturing in Scarborough’s Chester Le neighbourhood final month that left a 43-year-old man lifeless.

Investigators mentioned Andre Charles was present in a parking zone on July four within the Chester Le Boulevard and Morecambe Gate space affected by gunshot wounds.

He was rushed to a hospital trauma centre the place he was later pronounced lifeless.

On July 29, police introduced a 21-year-old man had been arrested and charged in Charles’ death.

He was recognized as Shamar Bailey of Toronto.

On Tuesday, police arrested a second suspect in Charles’ homicide.

The 16-year-old boy can’t be recognized per the phrases of the Youth Prison Justice Act.

He appeared in court docket at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East on Tuesday morning.

Investigators have additionally issued a warrant for the arrest of Kwami Garrwood, 21, of Toronto.

He’s thought of armed and harmful and shouldn’t be approached.

Anybody with info is requested to name police at 416-808-7400.