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Toronto man identified as stabbing victim in King homicide

57-year-old King woman arrested, police seeking witnesses
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Investigators with the York Regional Police Homicide Unit are seeking witnesses connected to a homicide investigation in the Township of King. 

On Friday, June 17, at approximately 5:45 p.m., York Regional Police responded to a residence on John Street, in the area of King Road west of Keele Street, for a report of an injured person. 

When officers arrived on the scene, they located an unresponsive male victim suffering from a stab wound. 

The victim was transported to a hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries. The victim has been identified as Noran Leslie-Durrant, 24, of Toronto. 

The homicide unit has taken over the investigation. This is believed to be a targeted incident, and investigators do not believe there is a concern for public safety. 

Officers have arrested and charged Kimberly Graham, 57, of the Township of King with accessory after the fact.

Investigators are appealing to anyone with information to come forward, including anyone with video surveillance or dashcam footage in the area. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7865, or email the homicide unit at, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS or leave an anonymous tip online here.