Toronto police have charged three young offenders in connection with the shooting death of Bradley Matheson.

Matheson, 19, was shot and killed on Oct. 14, in an apartment building at 90 Eastdale Avenue, near Main Street and Danforth Avenue. 

The victim was shot in a sixth floor stairwell in the middle of the afternoon.

On Thursday police said they had arrested a 15-year-old and two 16-year-old males.  Each has been charged with second-degree murder.

The names of the accused cannot be released under the rules of the Youth Criminal Justice Act.