Toronto Police Service

Cold Case Files

Homicide #17/1977


Photo of the victim

Age: 62

Gender: Male

Murdered on: May 5, 1977

Location: 51 Division

Details of Investigation:

On Thursday, May 5, 1977, at about 12:15 a.m., police responded to the area of Jarvis Street and Gerrard Street E.

The victim was discovered in Allan Gardens park, suffering from blunt trauma. The victim was transported to hospital, where he eventually died from his injuries on May 11, 1977.

Additional Information:

No further information available.

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