Toronto Police Service

Cold Case Files

Homicide #2/2009


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Age: 34

Gender: Female

Murdered on: January 4, 2009

Location: 33 Division

Details of Investigation:

On Sunday, January 4, 2009, at about 11:32 p.m., police responded to a check address call in the area of 48 Talwood Drive.

The victim was discovered inside a vehicle parked on the street, suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite life-saving efforts by emergency personnel, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Additional Information:

Other media:

Ms. Mendez was found murdered in a 2005 Silver Ford Explorer

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