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Woman found dead in Toronto apartment building identified as Lorraine Kerubo Ogoti

Police were called to the Birchmount Road and St. Clair Avenue East area around 2:15 p.m. after multiple 911 calls for unknown trouble. That's where they say Kerubo Ogoti had been fatally stabbed. (Toronto Police Service/CBC)

Police have not said whether the victim was in a relationship with the man they say stabbed her

Toronto police have identified the victim in what is being considered a possible murder-suicide as Lorraine Kerubo Ogoti. The 30-year-old woman was found dead in an eighth-floor unit at a Scarborough apartment building Tuesday afternoon. A 40-year-old man was found dead on the ground outside the building. 

That man has been identified as Mowlid Hassan. A post-mortem exam found his cause of death to be blunt-force trauma.Police were called to the Birchmount Road and St. Clair Avenue East around 2:15 p.m. after multiple 911 calls for unknown trouble. 


Toronto police say they are considering the deaths of two people in Scarborough on Tuesday as a possible murder-suicide. (Kelda Yuen/CBC)

That’s where they say Kerubo Ogoti had been stabbed. She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Kerubo Ogoti’s death marks Toronto’s second homicide of the year.

CBC.ca

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