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Rustom Irani charged in Markham homicide

12/05/2014 03:20 EST | Updated 02/04/2015 05:59 EST
York police have arrested a second suspect in the death of Markham woman Aleeya Raza.

Last Friday, officers were called to a residence on Norbury Drive, near Hwy. 407 and Markham Road, and discovered the 28-year-old woman with obvious signs of trauma outside of the home. The woman was taken to hospital in critical condition but succumbed to her injuries. 

On Thursday, police arrested Rustom Irani of Markham. The 31-year-old is charged with first-degree murder.

A second suspect also faces a charge of first-degree murder in connection with Raza's death. Heather Speed, 34, was arrested and charged on Wednesday. 

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