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Man, 21, charged in Scarborough homicide
Police say a man suffered critical injuries after an assault near Old Kingston Road and Military Trail. (Mike Nguyen/ CP24)
Kayla Goodfield, CP24.com
Published Wednesday, February 21, 2018 7:44PM EST
A 21-year-old man has been charged in connection with the death of a man in Scarborough last week.
According to investigators, officers arrived to the area of Old Kingston Road and Military Trail at around 1:30 a.m. on Feb. 15 responding to a radio call for a shooting.
Upon arrival at the scene, police located a 21-year-old man suffering from serious injuries. The male victim – later identified as Toronto-resident Anik Stewart – was subsequently taken to a trauma centre via emergency run where he succumbed to his injuries.
Police said the victim was injured as a result of an assault at the time but did not specify the nature of his injuries.
A suspect identified as Toronto-resident Aruran Suthakaran was arrested in connection with the investigation on Wednesday.
He has been charged with second-degree murder. This charge has not been proven in court.
Suthakaran is scheduled to appear in court on Thursday morning.