Second suspect arrested in deadly shooting in East Toronto

A second suspect wanted in connection with a murder in the east side of the city was arrested Friday, Toronto police said.

Chelsey Mais, 29, of Toronto, was charged with complicity in murder, police said in a press release on Saturday.

The first arrest took place on July 16. Nicholas Hirsch, 26, of Toronto was charged with first degree murder.

Police said on July 7 that emergency responders were called to an alleyway near the rear parking lot of 1910 Gerrard St. E, near Woodbine Avenue, just after 8 p.m. There, officers found a woman, who was later identified as 32-year-old Megan Elizabeth Crant, with serious injuries.

Police said Crant had been shot. She died on the spot.

Mais was arrested around 5:15 p.m. Friday, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at www.222tips.com.

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