Video: Eritrean Man, 25, Who Died after Stabbing in Canada Identified


Man, 25, Who Died after Stabbing Near Yonge and Wellesley, is Identified | February 1, 2018





An altercation involving a group of men resulted in the death of a 25-year-old near Yonge and Wellesley Sts. on Monday night.



Toronto police said at around 8 p.m. they received reports of a man being chased by 10 other men followed by a stabbing. Suspects then fled the scene.



Simon Zerezghi was found suffering from a stab wound to the chest. He was rushed to hospital in critical condition, where he succumbed to his injuries around midnight.



The homicide unit has taken over the investigation, and they are asking anyone with information, to come forward and contact police at 416-808-5100 and Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).