North York homicide victim was strangled: police
Mohamed Adam Bharwani is shown in this court sketch from Feb. 3, 2013. Bharwani, 18, has been charged with first-degree murder after a woman was found dead at a North York residence on Saturday afternoon. (John Mantha/CTV Toronto)
The Canadian Press
Published Monday, February 4, 2013 8:07PM EST
Last Updated Monday, February 4, 2013 8:09PM EST
TORONTO -- Police say a woman who died in hospital after being found by officers called to a north Toronto home on the weekend was strangled.
Police said Monday that a post-mortem examination determined the cause of death to be manual strangulation.
The name of the victim is not being released pending notification of next-of-kin.
Mohamed Adam Bharwani, 18, of Toronto, is charged with first-degree murder.