Boy charged with murder after woman, 54, found dead in home near St. Clair and Oakwood

BT Toronto | posted Friday, Jan 24th, 2020

A boy has been charged with murder after a woman was found dead in a home near St. Clair and Oakwood Avenues.

Police say they discovered the body on Monday at a home on Atlas Street after being called to conduct a well-being check.

An autopsy was conducted and her death has been ruled a homicide. She has been identified as Giulia Matthews of Toronto.

Her cause of death has not been released. It’s believed her body had been in the home for quite some time before she was found.

A boy under 18 has been arrested and charged with second-degree murder. He can’t be identified under the Youth Criminal Justice Act.

Police said he was arrested in Manitoba and will be brought back to Toronto.


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