Investigators have made an arrest in connection with the death of a 19-year-old Scarborough man.
On the evening of December 23, 2021, members of the Homicide Unit arrested a 19-year-old Toronto man in connection to this case. It is alleged that the accused was known to the victim and stabbed him multiple times after leaving a house party in the area of Rossland Rd. West and Ravenscroft Rd. in Ajax.
Anojh THARSAN, 19, of Toronto, is charged with Second Degree Murder and is scheduled to appear in bail court this morning.
A post-mortem on the victim has been scheduled for today.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Alves of the Major Crime Branch at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5407.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online atwww.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.
ORIGINAL MEDIA RELEASE SENT ON DECEMBER 23, 2021
SUBJECT: – Homicide Investigating Death of 19-year-old male
Police are investigating after a 19-year-old Toronto area man, who arrived at a local hospital with significant trauma, succumbed to his injuries early Thursday morning.
On Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, at approximately 2:00 a.m., members from West Division received a call from hospital staff that a man had arrived and was being treated. He was transported to a Toronto-area trauma centre but did not survive his injuries. The deceased has been identified as Mahishan KUGATHASAN, 19 of Scarborough.
Investigators from the Major Crime Branch Homicide Unit are currently investigating.