Toronto Police Service

Cold Case Files

Homicide #42/1978


Photo of the victim
David James

Age: 35

Gender: Male

Murdered on: September 24, 1978

Location: 13 Division

Details of Investigation:

On Sunday, September 24, 1978, at about 7:35 a.m., police responded to a 911 call in the area of Lauder Avenue and Rosecliffe Avenue.

The victim was discovered on the driveway of a residence, suffering from stab wounds. Despite life-saving efforts by emergency personnel, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Additional Information:

No further information available.

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