09/30/2013 02:03 EDT | Updated 11/30/2013 05:12 EST

Police make 'major' announcement in 2 Toronto homicides

Toronto Police are set to make a "major announcement" regarding the deaths of 55-year-old Nighisti Semret and 28-year-old Rigat Essag Ghirmay.

Semret, a mother and refugee from Eritrea, was stabbed to death in Cabbagetown in October of last year. Ghirmay, who also had roots in Eritrea, was found dismembered in a duffel bag in May of this year.

Watch the live conference above.