Stabbing Suspect Wanted

By Ron Fanfair, Toronto Police Service Published: 11:21 a.m. August 14, 2014
Updated: 6:59 p.m. August 14, 2014

A man wanted in connection with a stabbing investigation turned himself in to police tonight.

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Cory Galea, 21, turned himself into police

Cory Galea, 21, of no fixed address, was charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault, carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a weapons after an attack near Yonge St. and Dundas St. on August 13.

A 33-year-old man was walking when he inadvertently bumped shoulders with one of two men while texting on his phone. The man he bumped into took exception as a perceived slight and attacked the victim.

While defending himself from the attackers, the victim was stabbed in the heart.

Anyone knowing the identity, or with information, is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.  

Mohamed Ali, 27, of Toronto, has been arrested also in connection to the case and is facing attempted murder and aggravated assault charges.

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