It is alleged that:
– police located a boy with trauma to the body,
– he was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.
The victim has been identified as Justice Ferrigno, 16, of Toronto.
It is further alleged that:
– the victim got in an altercation with a man near the park area of Hillcrest Junior Public School,
– the altercation continued into the street,
– the victim was stabbed,
– the suspect was last seen fleeing the area, on foot, in a westerly direction.
Jonathan Cioppa, 18, of Toronto, has been charged with:
1) Second Degree Murder.
He is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue East, on Tuesday, June 15, 2010, room 306, at 10 a.m.
The investigation is ongoing.