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Suspect arrested in Parkdale murder

Last Updated Jun 19, 2018 at 3:50 pm EST

Raymond Moore, 42, of Toronto has been charged with second-degree murder in the death of Joseph Perron. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service

Toronto police have charged a 42-year-old man with murder nearly a week after the alleged beating death of a man in Parkdale

Police were called to the area of West Lodge and Lansdowne avenues at around 8:30 p.m. on June 13 following a report that a man had been assaulted.

The 51-year-old man was taken to hospital, where he was later pronounced dead. He was identified as Joseph Perron of Toronto.

Police have identified the victim in a Parkdale assault as Joseph Perron TORONTO POLICE SERVICE/Handout

Raymond Moore, 42, of Toronto has been charged with one count of second-degree murder.

He will appear in court on Wednesday.