Toronto Police Service

Cold Case Files

Homicide #82/2007


Photo of the victim
Karim Rashid

Age: 29

Gender: Male

Murdered on: December 23, 2007

Location: 51 Division

Details of Investigation:

On Sunday, December 23, 2007, at about 2:30 p.m., police responded to a shooting at 14 Blevins Place.

The victim was discovered outside an apartment building, suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite life-saving efforts by emergency personnel, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Karim's mother is Patricia Wynter, Co-Founder of United Mothers Opposing Violence Everywhere (UMOVE). She has been an activist in the Regent Park area for years. Patricia's older son, Chad, was the victim of Homicide #8/2001.

Additional Information:

Other media:

Person in the green camouflage jacket, exiting the building, to be identified

Victim's sister appeals for information from the public

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