BREAKING: Mississauga Woman Charged with Second Degree Murder After Fatal Stabbing


Published March 9, 2019 at 3:47 pm


Charges have been laid following a fatal attack in Mississauga.

At 10:20 p.m. on Friday, March 8, officers responded to a stabbing report on Ann Street in the area of Hurontario and Lakeshore.

The male victim succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead.

He is identified as 54 year old Mississauga man Michael Johnston.

The same evening, police arrested Mary Ljubanovich, a 48 year old woman from Mississauga.

Ljubanovich has been charged with second degree murder.

Police say this is Peel Region’s third homicide of 2019.

“An autopsy is scheduled for later this week where an official cause of death will be determined,” police say.

Ljubanovich is expected to make a brief court appearance on Sunday, March 9 to be remanded into custody.

Investigators believe there are no other suspects in this incident.

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