Man dead and woman seriously injured after altercation in east-end Toronto, suspect wanted

Toronto police say a man has died and a woman is in serious condition after an incident in the city’s east end late Monday.

Emergency crews were called to a residential area near Port Union Road and Fanfare Avenue, south of Highway 401, just before 11:50 p.m. with reports of an altercation.

A police spokesperson told Global News a woman was found with injuries. The officers were subsequently told about a man being injured and he was found with “very serious” wounds.

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The man was reported to be without vital signs and that paramedics were attempting CPR. However, he was pronounced dead a short time later.

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A Toronto Paramedics spokesperson told Global News the woman was being taken to hospital for treatment.

The police spokesperson said officers are looking for a suspect in connection with the incident. It is believed he is known to the victims.

Anyone with information was asked to call police at 416-808-7400, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

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