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Wednesday, October 15, 2008

Peel Homicide #24 - Rajiv Dharamdial

UPDATE: A day after his mother buried him, police have made an arrest in the case. A 15 year old boy has been charged with first degree murder in the death of Rajiv.

At only 14 years old, Rajiv Dharamdial has lost his life. Stabbed to death yesterday in the Brampton region while walking home from school. Dharamdial called 911 from his cellphone at 3:41pm, saying he had been stabbed.

When paramedics arrived on scene, they quickly took the teen to hospital, but it was too late. Officers spoke with his friends, the last people to see Dharamdial alive. They said they had been followed by two other teens, and were able to give the cops a good description and unfortunately the suspects are black individuals.

Suspect 1
-black with a dark complexion
-approximately 14 to 16 years of age
-5'1" to 5'3"
-slim build
-black hair styled in short corn rows

Suspect 2
-approximately 14 to 16 years of age
-taller than suspect #1
-He was wearing a brown "hoodie", dark jeans, a brown baseball hat with a gold sticker, possibly "New Era 5950" brand, and Air Jordan or Air Force Nike running shoes.