Suspect in Mark Ernsting's death faces new charges
Calvin Michael Nimoh, two women, charged with stabbing and robbing of 65-year-old woman
Toronto police have laid new charges against Calvin Michael Nimoh for a separate stabbing and robbery just hours before Mark Ernsting's body was found on McGill Street.
Nimoh, 21, is charged with second-degree murder in the death of Mark Ernsting, 39, who died after he was attacked near 38 McGill St., just east of Yonge Street and close to Ryerson University, around 9:30 p.m. on Dec. 15.
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Police have also arrested and charged two women alleged to have helped Nimoh stab and rob a 65-year-old woman of her purse.
The alleged incident also took place on Dec. 15. at about 7:45 p.m. in the Summerhill Avenue and Yonge Street area.
On Christmas eve, a 17-year-old girl and 24-year-old Tia Thompson were arrested. The 17-year-old cannot be identified under the Youth Criminal Justice Act. Each was charged with the following:
- Aggravated Assault.
- Possession of Property Obtained by Crime.
Thompson also faces the following charges in Ernsting's homicide:
- Accessory after the Fact to Murder
- Obstruct Peace Officer
Thompson appeared in court on Dec. 24, and Nimoh is scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 7, 2016.
His new charges connected to the robbery are:
- Assault with a Weapon
- Weapons Dangerous