Sunday, June 6, 2010
Homicide #19-Egbert Boothe
The death of Egbert Booth, 43 was originally thought to be suicide however police have now said they are investigating his death as a homicide. Booth also known as "Jah B" was a well known and liked promoter in Toronto who lost his life last Saturday by falling 15 floors off of a balcony. The incident occurred in the Jane/Sheppard area. It is said that Boothe and two friends were in his home when three men burst in to rob them. Two of the intruders chased Boothe to the balcony while the third intruder robbed an individual in the apartment.
Three men can be seen hiding their faces in the surveillance cameras when exiting the building. As of now they are just "persons of interest". Police are also looking for a woman who may have information on this case. See Below.