Toronto Police Service

Cold Case Files

Homicide #47/2012


Photo of the victim
Leonard Charles

Age: 26

Gender: Male

Murdered on: October 30, 2012

Location: 12 Division

Details of Investigation:

On Tuesday October 30, 2012, at about 4:20 p.m., police responded to a shooting in the area of 1239 Weston Road.

The victim was discovered on the sidewalk near the Weston Pizza And Wings restaurant, suffering from gunshot wounds. The victim was transported to hospital, where he died shortly after arrival.

Additional Information:


Unknown male

Wearing a black wool winter jacket (with white accents), black jeans.
Male, Black, light skinned, 6' tall, thin build.
Unknown Vehicle

Silver, 4-door, vehicle (possibly a Honda, Acura or Nissan).

Other media:

News Conference Video

Video of "Vehicle of Interest" captured by Police Car dash-camera.

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