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Victim in apparent murder-suicide identified

Police have identified the victim in an apparent murder-suicide in the city’s west-end.

Around 7:40 a.m. Friday a woman and a man were found dead at an apartment building on Eglinton Avenue West near Keele Street.

Toronto police say Merlishar Holder, 31, was found in the hallway of the apartment building with obvious injuries.

Her cause of death has been determined to be a stab wound to the neck.

Toronto police would not comment on how the male died but say there are no outstanding suspects at this time.

Police have not released the man’s age.