Toronto Doctor Arrested and Charged with Murder in Mississauga


Published December 3, 2016 at 4:15 pm


A Toronto doctor was recently arrested and charged with the murder of his wife (also a doctor) at a Mississauga coffee shop in the Lakeshore and Hurontario area.

Toronto police report that on Thursday, Dec 1 at 3:30 p.m., York Regional police were called to investigate reports of human remains in the Nashville Road and Highway 27 area in Kleinberg, Ont.

The remains belonged to Elana Shamji, a 40-year-old Toronto woman.

On Friday, Dec. 2, 40-year-old Mohammad Shamji was arrested in Mississauga and charged with first degree murder.

He is scheduled to appear in court in Toronto today.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). 

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