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Man dies in hospital after stabbing in Toronto’s north end

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Toronto police say a man has now died after he suffered serious injuries following a stabbing the city’s north end on Sunday evening.

Emergency crews were called to Jane Street and Finch Avenue at around 6:39 p.m. for reports of a stabbing.

Police said officers found a man with a stab wound and he was taken to hospital in serious condition via paramedics.

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In an update on Monday morning, police said the man died in hospital from his injuries.

The man was named as 41-year-old Junior Douglas from Toronto.

Police named the victim as Junior Douglas, 41, from Toronto.
Police named the victim as Junior Douglas, 41, from Toronto. TPS

The homicide unit has now taken over the investigation, police said.

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There was no word on suspects.

Anyone with information can contact police.

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