Published October 30, 2012 | 5:44 pm
Toronto Police have identified a woman found dead inside a Parkdale rooming house at Maynard Avenue, Monday afternoon as Rita Adams, 59, of Toronto.
She was found stabbed to death at a Parkdale home and police believe that she knew her killer. A post-mortem examination has determined that she died from multiple stab injuries.
Toronto police say they were called to a Maynard Avenue home early Monday afternoon and they found a deceased woman who had obvious signs of trauma.
Police say Adams was a “spiritual advisor” and police is also looking to speak with those who knew the victim or those who had contact with her.
Investigators believe the suspect was known to Adams.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the homicide squad at 416-808-7400 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS.