Eli Ridder | Report

The identities of those killed in the April 23 Toronto van attack were released by police during an afternoon press conference on Friday, along with an update on the charges suspect Alek Minassian is facing. 

Chief Coroner Dr. Dick Huyer and Bryan Bott of the homicide department.

Those killed in the van attack range in age from 22 to 94 and were identified as

  • Beutis Renuka Amarasingha, 45 of Toronto
  • Andrea Bradden, 33 of Woodbridge
  • Geraldine Brady, 83 of Toronto
  • So He Chung, 22 of Toronto
  • Anne Marie D’Amic, 30 of Toronto
  • Mary Elizabeth Forsyth, 94 of Toronto
  • Ji Hun Kim, 22 of Toronto
  • Dorothy Sewell, 80 of Toronto
  • Chul Min Kang, 45 of Toronto
  • Munir Abdo Habib Najjar, 85 of Toronto

Ji Hun Kim was a student in Toronto from Korea. And another victim, Munir Abdo Habib Najjar, is from Jordan, and was visiting family in Toronto.


More details to follow. Image of the memorial from previous files. 

Written by Eli Ridder

Eli Ridder is a freelance journalist. He founded The Avro Post in October 2017. He writes for Breaking911 and Guelph Politico, among others. Feel free to connect at ELIRIDDER@ICLOUD.COM or at ELIRIDDER.CA

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