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Woman killed, two others with life-threatening stab wounds after incident in Toronto

Toronto police say one person has died and two others are in life-threatening condition with stab wounds after an incident at a business Monday afternoon.

Const. David Hopkinson says officers were called to the unnamed business in the city's north end for reports of a stabbing shortly after 12:30 p.m.

He says officers found a man who is believed to be the sole suspect lying on the ground outside with stab wounds and a weapon nearby.

Inside, officers found two women with stab wounds.

Hopkinson says one woman was pronounced dead on the scene, while the other woman and the man were both taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

He says homicide investigators have taken over the investigation.

This report by the Canadian Press was first published Feb. 24, 2020.


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