Photo of Mehmet AKKURT


Homicide #31/2014

Case #: 2014-2870125

Age: 19

Gender: M

Details of Investigation:

UPDATE: September 15, 2014 A Canada-Wide Warrant for 2nd Degree Murder was issued for Mehmet AKKURT, 19 yrs, in this case.

UPDATE: September 10, 2014 A Young Offender, 16 yrs, was charged with 2nd Degree Murder in this case.
UPDATE: September 8, 2014 Vaughn SHEARS, 19 yrs, was charged with 2nd Degree Murder in this case.
On Monday, September 8, 2014, at about 5:19 p.m., police responded to a stabbing in the area of Danforth Avenue and Dawes Road. The victim was discovered near 2844 Danforth Avenue, suffering from stab wounds. The victim was transported to hospital, where he died shortly after arrival. Another person was also discovered at the same location, suffering from stab wounds. This person was treated by emergency personnel, and is expected to survive his injuries.

Additional Information

Wanted for 2nd Degree Murder

How you can Help

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