Woman dead after being stabbed at downtown Toronto convenience store, 24-year-old woman wanted

Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing in the area of Dundas and Sherbourne streets on Wednesday. Global News

Toronto police say a woman is dead after being stabbed at a convenience store downtown on Wednesday and that a 24-year-old woman is wanted for the murder.

Emergency services responded to a call for a person with a knife in the area of Sherbourne Street and Dundas Street East just after 10 a.m.

Toronto paramedics said they transported a woman to hospital, where police confirmed she later died.

She was identified as 41-year-old Tara Morton.

Investigators said they are searching for 24-year-old Oleesiea Langdon, who is wanted for second-degree murder.

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The circumstances that led to the stabbing are unclear.

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Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.

Oleesiea Langdon, 24, is wanted for second-degree murder. Handout / Toronto Police

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