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Man, 45, dead after being stabbed with a machete in North York

Last Updated Sep 20, 2018 at 4:46 pm EDT

Police are looking for one suspect after a man was stabbed with a machete after a fight broke out in the area of Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive. CITYNEWS/Ryan Belgrave

The Homicide unit is investigating after a 45-year-old man was killed after a stabbing in North York.

Police were called to an area near Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive, just north of Finch Avenue, following reports of a fight just after 8 p.m.

Upon arrival, police located a man suffering from stab wounds. Police say he was stabbed with a machete.

He was taken to a nearby trauma centre in serious to life-threatening condition, where he later died.

The victim has been identified as Nader Fadael, 45, of Toronto. A photo of him has not been released by police.

Police say one male suspect was seen fleeing the area. He’s described as brown, 5-foot-11 wearing a navy blue shirt.