Police say a Brampton, Ont., man is facing a murder charge in the alleged killing of his mother.
Peel Regional Police say a report came in Friday saying a man may have been involved in the disappearance of a 54-year-old woman who had not yet been reported missing.
Police say an investigation revealed she had met with foul play in Brampton.
A 24-year-old Brampton resident was arrested the same day and charged with first-degree murder.
Police identified the victim as Imebet Foster, the accused man’s mother.
Our Morning Update and Evening Update newsletters are written by Globe editors, giving you a concise summary of the day’s most important headlines. Sign up today.