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Spot where Student was Slain in Fairview Mall parking lot is roped off. Police question bystanders of possible clues, but apparently have no motive for the slaying of Michael Habbib, 15, who was shot twice in the face as he walked across the lot last night. A suspect was wounded seriously in a shoot-out with police a little later in the parking lot of Scarborough Town Centre mall, about 5 miles east. Open in full size

Spot where Student was Slain in Fairview Mall parking lot is roped off. Police question bystanders of possible clues, but apparently have no motive for the slaying of Michael Habbib, 15, who was shot twice in the face as he walked across the lot last night. A suspect was wounded seriously in a shoot-out with police a little later in the parking lot of Scarborough Town Centre mall, about 5 miles east.

Picture, 1975, English

Spot where Student was Slain in Fairview Mall parking lot is roped off. Police question bystanders of possible clues, but apparently have no motive for the slaying of Michael Habbib, 15, who was shot twice in the face as he walked across the lot last night. A suspect was wounded seriously in a shoot-out with police a little later in the parking lot of Scarborough Town Centre mall, about 5 miles east.

Picture, 1975, English

Notes

Photograph published in the Toronto Star, 7 May 1975, page A1, to illustrate article by Pat Brennan, "Youth shot to death police wound suspect." South parking lot of Fairview Mall,1800 Sheppard Avenue East, northeast corner of Don Mills Road. (43.77550741, -79.34674815)

Rights and Licenses

Toronto Star License

Provenance

From the Toronto Star Archives

File Location:

Murders - Canada - Ontario - Toronto (Habbib; Michael) 1975

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Baldwin Collection

Branch

Toronto Reference Library

Location

Toronto Star Photo Archive

Call Number / Accession Number

tspa_0121480f