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Man found dead after fire in laundry room; homicide unit investigating

Toronto police say a man has died after a fire in the laundry room of an apartment building. Police say they were called to a fire in midtown Toronto at about 2 a.m. on Thursday. They say they found a man with obvious injuries.

Toronto police say a man has died after a fire in the laundry room of an apartment building.

Police say they were called to a fire in midtown Toronto at about 2 a.m. on Thursday.

They say they found a man with obvious injuries.

Investigators say he was then pronounced dead.

Police say homicide detectives are on the case and seeking to identify a man last seen wearing a dark jacket with red-and-black checkered pajamas.

They're asking anyone with information to come forward.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published May 14, 2020.

The Canadian Press