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Toronto police looking to identify man connected to Tess Richey murder (PHOTOS)

Ainsley Smith Dec 11, 2017 7:57 am 342

Toronto police have released images of a man they’re looking to identify in connection with the death of 22-year-old Tess Richey.

According to police, on Saturday, November 25, at 3 am, Tess Richey was reported missing. She was last seen in the Church Street and Wellesley Street East area.

On the evening of November 25, police believe that Tess Richey was in the company of an unknown male when her friend departed the area.

She would have been in the company of this male on Church Street, in the areas of Wellesley Street and Dundonald Street, between 2 am and 5 am.

This unknown male has been described as white, taller than the deceased, approximately 5’7” – 6’, slim build, with light-coloured short hair.

Tess Richey

Toronto Police Services

Richey’s deceased body was found shortly after on November 29, outside a building undergoing construction days after she was reported missing. The cause of death was determined to be neck compression.

Homicide investigators are now turning to the public and requesting assistance in identifying a man who is connected to the investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or you can also leave a tip on Facebook.

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Ainsley Smith
Ainsley is a Staff Writer at Daily Hive. She's a former Vancouverite turned Torontonian who is always on the hunt for the best avocado toast.

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