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Toronto man charged with attempted murder after woman found injured on sidewalk

TORONTO – A Toronto man faces attempted murder and assault charges after a woman was found lying injured on a downtown sidewalk.

Police say they were called to the area near Spadina Avenue and Cecil Street around 2:20 a.m. today.

Officers say the woman’s injuries suggest she was stabbed in the torso and fell from a height.

She was taken to hospital in critical condition.

Police have charged 38-year-old Kevin George Payne. He is scheduled to appear in court Sunday.

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