York Regional Police has issued a Canada-wide arrest warrant in relation to a 35-year-old man With the disappearance of the Markham couple.
Investigators say the couple, who have been missing since September 18, are believed to have been killed in a targeted attack in Vaughan.
Investigators say they are actively working to retrieve the bodies.
Phuong Tan Nguyen of Toronto is wanted on two charges of first-degree murder in the deaths of 37-year-old Kwok Tran and 25-year-old Christy Nguyen. Police say there is currently no information to suggest the suspect is related to one of the victims.
york police too Released photos of the vehicle of interest It is believed to be linked to the double murder.
Anyone who may have seen this particular vehicle in the Janeway Boulevard area near Highway 27 and Highway 7 at around 11:30 on the night of September 18 is asked to come forward. Police say they have information that links the couple to the address at around 5.30 pm on the same day.
Investigators say the suspect, described as five foot nine and about 180 pounds, is considered armed and dangerous. He believes he has left the GTA and, if seen, urges witnesses to contact the police immediately.
York Police said in a news release, “He is encouraged to seek legal advice and turn himself in. Investigators are reminding the public that anyone who assisted or did a suspect is liable to criminal charges.” may be subordinated.”