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Police looking for Toronto man in murder and sexual assault investigations

Michael Cleghorn, 29, wanted in Sexual Assault and Homicide investigation.
Michael Cleghorn, 29, wanted in Sexual Assault and Homicide investigation. Handout / Toronto Police Service

Both Toronto and Thunder Bay police departments turned to the public for help on Tuesday, in hopes of finding an outstanding suspect accused of murder and sexual assault.

Michael Cleghorn, 29, is wanted on a charge of second-degree murder in the death of 21-year-old Toronto man Edmond Clovis after a May 22 altercation.

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Investigators in Thunder Bay believe Clovis was targeted in a gang-related action which took place at a home in the 300 block of Marks Street South. The suspect fled in newer black Mazda CX 5.

In Toronto, Cleghorn faces six charges including sexual assault, indecent exposure and uttering threats from a number of incidents involving children between 2014 and 2015.

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Police say Cleghorn is considered armed and dangerous. The public is encouraged to immediately contact 911 with any details, and are warned not to approach him.

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