Homicide #42/2021

Case #: 2021-1292779

31 Division

Date of Birth: Sept. 11, 2002

Age: 19

Gender: M

Details of Investigation:

On Saturday, July 10, 2021, at approximately 3 a.m., officers responded to a working fire at the Slam Grill Restaurant located at 3685 Keele Street. It is reported that: - a fire was deliberately set at the restaurant - police arrived on scene and located a man who had obvious injuries as a result of the fire - life-saving measures were performed - the man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at the hospital He has been identified as Shahriyar Safarian, 18, of Richmond Hill. On Monday, July 26, 2021 the Toronto Police Homicide Unit took over the investigation.

Additional Information

Warrant in the First for Manslaughter and Arson - Disregard for Human Life.

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