Toronto Police have issued a Canada-wide warrant for 25-year-old, Sepehr Yeganehfathollah who is wanted as a suspect for first-degree murder that occurred recently in North York.
This comes weeks after 45-year-old, Nader Fadel was stabbed and killed in North York with a machete. The married father of two was with his mother at the time of the attack a friend of his later told the Toronto Sun.
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Fadel was at a plaza near Yonge and Steeles around 8 PM, when he engaged in an argument with Yeganehfathollah who was a stranger. According to the friend, he had believed the suspect was insulting his mother.
The two began pushing each other and that's when Yeganehfathollah allegedly pulled out a machete and brutally sliced Fadel from his shoulder to his abdomen. Fadel was taken to hospital where he later died of his injuries.
Yeganehfathollah is described as 5'8" with a medium build. He has a fade-style haircut and a mole on his left cheek.
Toronto Police are asking any witnesses or anyone with information to contact their homicide department at 416-808-7400.
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They are advising the public to use caution as he is considered armed and dangerous. Police are also warning anyone who might be assisting him that they will be investigated and charged.