Fourth suspect arrested in ‘mindless’ kidnapping and homicide of Brampton teen


The fourth and ultimate suspect has now been charged within the alleged kidnapping and homicide of a 16-year-old boy in Brampton this summer time.

The arrest means there are not any extra excellent warrants in reference to the homicide of Ezekiel Agyemang, which has been described by investigators as “mindless.” 

The Grade 10 scholar was discovered useless with a gunshot wound close to Guelph Line and No. 10 Aspect Street on June 30, a day after he was allegedly kidnapped and moved round to a number of places within the GTA.

In accordance with Halton police, Agyemang was focused just because he was pals with a person who was concerned in an ongoing dispute with the suspects. Whereas he was acquainted with the suspects, he had no actual relationship with them, police have mentioned.

Halton police mentioned Thursday that 24-year-old Ahmed Ismail was picked up by police in Vancouver on Tuesday in reference to an unrelated taking pictures. Ismail has now been charged with first-degree homicide and kidnapping.

He’s being held in custody pending a bail listening to in Vancouver.

Three different suspects have already been charged.

After executing search warrants in Toronto and Hamilton on Sept. 9, police introduced prices in opposition to two males within the case on Sept. 17. They mentioned 22-year-old Tawane Mohamed of Toronto is dealing with a first-degree homicide cost, whereas 29-year-old Abdikadir Jumale of Hamilton has been charged with kidnapping.

Police additionally issued warrants for 2 different suspects.

On Sept. 24, police introduced that 20-year-old Stanley Frempong of Toronto had been charged with kidnapping with a firearm.

Police mentioned Thursday that with the newest arrest in Vancouver, all suspects within the homicide have now been arrested and there are not any excellent warrants within the case.

“Whereas we acknowledge that their lives have been endlessly modified, we hope this ultimate arrest brings some small diploma of closure for Ezekiel’s household and pals,” Halton police mentioned in information launch.