Two men in 50s charged after murder in Parkwoods

61-year-old died from stab wounds, police say

Two men face first-degree murder charges after a man found at a Parkwoods-area apartment building succumbed to stabbing wounds.

Police say they responded to a call for a stabbing at 57 Parkwoods Village Dr. on June 27 at about 7:30 a.m. and found a man suffering from obvious trauma.

Life-saving efforts were made but the man, identified as Johnson Reyes, 61, succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on the scene.

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Officers began an investigation and a post-mortem the next day determined it was homicide.

On June 28, Stewart Rintoul, 52, and Everett Rintoul, 50, both of Toronto, were arrested and charged with first-degree murder.

They were to appear in court at Old City Hall on June 29.

The death is listed by police as Toronto’s 28th homicide of the year.


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