Third man sought in attempted murder investigation surrenders to police

A third man wanted in connection with an attempted murder investigation surrendered to police at 55 Division on the morning of Monday, April 1.

A man being sought on an attempted charge in connection with an incident in the Greenwood Avenue and Gerrard Street East area has surrendered to police.

According to a press release issued by Toronto police, Steve Kishna, 42, surrendered to police at the 55 Division station at 101 Coxwell Ave. at 6:30 a.m. on Monday, April 1.

Two other men had previously been arrested by Toronto police in connection with the investigation of a March 22 incident in which a 42-year-old man was allegedly stabbed and struck with a piece of lumber .

According to police, a 42-year-old man was in the area at approximately 4:20 a.m. on Friday, March 22 when he was approached by a man who struck up a conversation with him.

The victim was allegedly  lured a short distance away and then attacked by three men, police said.

Police arrested Andrew Footit, 42, on March 22 and charged him with attempted murder in connection with the incident.

On March 25, police arrested David MacKinnon-Desmond, 24, and charged him with attempted murder in connection with the incident.

Anyone with further information on the incident is asked to contact police in 55 Division at 416-808-5500, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477 or online at https://www.222tips.com

 


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