Police Searching for Hairstylist Wanted in Connection With Fatal Stabbing

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A Canada-wide arrest warrant has been issued for a man wanted in connection with a fatal stabbing.

Toronto police say that on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, at 8:05 p.m., officers received a 9-1-1 call for a stabbing at the corner of Yonge Street and Wedgewood Drive in the North York area.

Police say that once on scene, officers located a man with severe trauma related to an edged weapon.

The man, identified as 45-year-old Toronto man Nader Fadael, succumbed to his injuries while en route to hospital.

Now, police say an arrest warrant has been issued for 25-year-old Toronto man Sepehr Yeganehfathollah.

Police say the suspect is facing a first degree murder charge.

Police say the suspect is described as a 5’8” male with a medium build and a mole on his left cheek. His hair is currently very short on the sides and long on the top (a ‘fade’-style haircut) and he has a short beard.

Police say he is known to work as a hairstylist.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous, according to police.

Anyone who sees him is asked to dial 9-1-1 immediately.

"He is aware he is wanted and anyone assisting him will be investigated and charged," police say.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.

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