Toronto Police Service

Homicide #68/2005

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Wanted for 1st Degree Murder


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Name: Mario PEREIRA

Age: 28

Gender: Male

Murdered on: November 14, 2005

Location: 12 Division

Details of Investigation

UPDATE: November 19, 2005

A Canada-Wide Warrant for First Degree Murder was issued for Andre RIQUELME, 19 yrs, in this case.

UPDATE: November 19, 2005

Carlos MOREIRA, 19 yrs, was charged with First Degree Murder in this case.

On Monday, November 14, 2005, at about 5:39 p.m., police responded to a shooting on Rosethorn Avenue near Rowntree Avenue.

The victim was discovered in a laneway, suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite life-saving efforts by emergency personnel, the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Two other people were also discovered at the same location, suffering from gunshot wounds. These people were treated by emergency personnel, and are expected to survive their injuries.

No further information available.

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