Brampton Man Accused of Murder


A Brampton man is facing a second-degree murder charge in relation to the death of a Toronto woman in the downtown home they shared.

Victoria Selby-Readman, 28, was found dead on June 12.

She had obvious signs of trauma, say Toronto police. Investigators aren’t releasing the cause of death. 

A suspect was arrested on June 16.

Officers responded to a suspicious death in a fifth-floor apartment at 798 Richmond St. W., just west of Niagara St.

The man met the victim through social media websites, say police.

Media reports indicate they were roommates and not romantically involved.

Richard Isaac, 41, is charged with second-degree murder.

Investigators are asking anyone who was contacted, or met the accused, to call Det. Paul Worden of TPS homicide.

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

Photo: Toronto Police handout

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