Woman charged with attempted murder after stabbing baby and man in Etobicoke

Dec 14 2017, 1:59 pm

A woman has been arrested and charged with attempted murder after stabbing a man and a four-month-old baby in Etobicoke.

According to Toronto Police, on Wednesday, December 13, at 8:35 am, officers responded to a call for an unknown trouble in the Evans Avenue and Sherway Gate area.

When they arrived on scene they discovered that a man, woman, and baby were in an apartment, where the man and woman were arguing. The woman began making threats while holding a knife.

The woman then stabbed the man and baby. The man then fled the apartment with the baby to seek help. When officers attended the scene, they found a four-month-old baby with serious injuries.

The 34-year-old Toronto woman has since been arrested. She is charged with: attempted murder, two counts of utter death threats, assault causing bodily harm, and assault with a weapon.

She is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Thursday, December 14.

While the man’s injuries are considered minor, the baby remains in critical condition in hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).

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