A 52 year old woman has been charged with second degree murder for the stabbing death of her sister in the city’s west end.
Police were called to the scene at Old Weston Road north of St. Clair Avenue at around 1 p.m. on Friday, where they found a woman suffering from multiple stab wounds on the kitchen floor.
She was transported to hospital for treatment but died some time later.
According to police, the victim who has not yet been identified was visiting her sister from Viet Nam, a motive for the attack is not yet known.
Hoa Hong Nguyen was arrested at the scene and is due to appear in court on Saturday afternoon.
The death marks Toronto’s 31st homicide of 2015.