Police

T.O. boy dies after fall from apartment building

Thursday, April 30, 2015

According to an article from CBC news, three-year-old Wallace Passos has passed away, following a fall from the window of a 17th-floor unit in a Toronto apartment building. After being rushed to hospital, the young boy, who was described by paramedics as being in “grave condition,” succumbed to his injuries.

The apartment building, located at 3 Hickory Tree Rd., is situated in the Weston Rd. and Lawrence Ave. West neighbourhood.

Officers and paramedics arrived on the scene around 2 p.m. on April 26 and CPR was performed on Passos.

Building residents told responding officers that the apartment building has no balconies, but windows do have screens.

Toronto Police have interviewed several witnesses and ask anyone with information to contact investigators at 416-808-1200 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477.

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