Police identify victim of fatal stabbing in Brampton as 45-year-old Edmondo Samuel
Police confirmed that the victim and the accused knew each other but would not elaborate on their relationship
Peel Regional Police have identified the victim in a fatal stabbing in Brampton Thursday evening as 45-year-old Edmondo Samuel, 45.
Police were called Thursday around 8:30 p.m. to a residence in the Hansen Road North and Charters Road area near Kennedy Road North and Williams Parkway.
Officers arrived to find Samuel suffering from what appeared to be a stab wound. He was pronounced dead shortly afterward.
A 19-year-old man was arrested soon after, and charged with second-degree murder Friday morning.
Police confirmed that the victim and the accused knew each other, and that the incident poses no risk to public safety.