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Teen Charged In Fatal West-End Stabbing

Police have arrested a teen in the stabbing death of a 40-year-old Toronto man on Friday night.

Around 11:30pm, officers arrived outside Encore Lounge on Lansdowne Avenue, just north of College Street, and found a man with several stab wounds to the chest.

Paramedics took the victim, identified as Nelson Carreira, to St. Michael’s Hospital, where he later died.

A 37-year-old man was also stabbed in the fight, but was treated and released from hospital.

Police have charged a 19-year-old, Joseph Blandon, with second-degree murder and attempted murder.