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Man charged with second-degree murder in Kennedy Station stabbing

Last Updated Oct 21, 2018 at 2:31 pm EST

Police take surrounds the parking lot at Kennedy Subway station after a man was stabbed and killed at the station on Oct. 20, 2018. CITYNEWS/ Tim Maeba

A 20-year-old Toronto man has been charged with second-degree murder after a man was stabbed at Kennedy subway station on Saturday evening.

Officers initially responded to a call for a fight between three males at the subway station around 6 p.m.

Police later confirmed the fight was between two males and one of them suffered stab wounds.

The victim was taken to hospital via emergency run and was later pronounced dead. He has been identified as 28-year-old Stephen Louis MacDonald.

One male was arrested in the parking lot and a weapon was seized. He has been identified as Mohammad Raswoli, 20, of Toronto.

This was the 86th homicide in the city of Toronto, which equals the record total established in 2007.