Man, 50, charged with first-degree homicide in deadly stabbing inside North York house

A 50-year-old man has been charged with first-degree homicide within the stabbing demise of a customer from China.

Toronto police and paramedics have been known as to a house on Nymark Avenue close to Leslie Road and Sheppard Avenue East for experiences of a stabbing shortly earlier than 9 p.m.

As soon as they arrived on scene they positioned a 72-year-old man with a number of stab wounds and two different people with minor accidents. Paramedics tried to revive the person however he was finally pronounced lifeless in hospital a short while later.

In a information launch issued on Tuesday morning, police recognized the sufferer as 72-year-old Jing Zhang, who they stated was visiting the nation from China.

They stated that 50-year-old Jingfu Luo, of Toronto, was arrested on Tuesday and charged with first-degree homicide in his demise.

The circumstances main as much as the stabbing stay unclear, although an investigator informed CP24 on Monday evening that it gave the impression to be a household dispute.