London, Ont. brother mourning sister who died soon after stabbing at Toronto law firm


A London, Ont., gentleman proceeds to mourn the death of his sister, who died last 7 days in a stabbing in Toronto.

Chris Ferguson instructed 980 CFPL his more youthful sister, Julia Ferguson, was his very best buddy.

“My father passed away when she was 12 and I was 23,” Chris explained. “That gave me far more a person-on-1 time with my sister, and apart from being brother and sister, there was a father-determine factor and by means of that, we grew to become the most effective of friends.”

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Chris Ferguson and his sister Julia.

Furnished by loved ones

Toronto law enforcement say on Sept. 2 right before 2 p.m., unexpected emergency crews had been named to the legal defence business Hicks Adams LLP on King Road East.

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A 29-year-outdated girl was rushed to healthcare facility with stab wounds. The victim was discovered as Julia Ferguson. She died 3 days later on Sept. 5.

The accused in the case, 33-12 months-aged Osman Osman, was charged and remanded into custody.

“I’m absolutely shattered and broken, numb, and just (striving) to get by way of this element at the very least,” Chris said, keeping back tears.

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Family members, mates bear in mind victim of lethal stabbing at Toronto law office environment

Christopher Hicks, a companion at Hicks Adams LLP, told World-wide Information that staff at the agency are “just shattered” by the information. He mentioned Julia, who her colleagues identified as “Jules,” was “immensely” beneficial, sensible and bold.

“It has been a devastating experience,” he said. “(She) was just this kind of a treat to have all around … She was infinitely courteous and relaxed and client with every person — with everyone.”

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Julia Ferguson as a little one remaining held by her mom.

Delivered by relatives

Chris Ferguson said he was born in Scotland and Julia was born in London, Ont. The two spent their childhood and teenage many years in the Forest Metropolis, where Julia attended Wilfrid Jury Community College and Banting Secondary University.

Soon after substantial university, Julia went to live in Toronto and entered the elegance business.

Chris suggests about two a long time ago, Julia desired a job change and began performing at the regulation firm. She loved her work but the siblings shared a common aspiration.

“We’re both of those canine fans … She and I would normally desire about setting up a loved ones organization of a puppy sanctuary or a puppy rescue,” Chris claimed.

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Searching back again at aged memories, Chris claims he cherishes going to shows with his sister, seeing her enjoy with his son and “hanging out in the yard, just conversing.”

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“Growing up and getting that father figure, I would spend time tobogganing with her, hanging out with her, watching her out on the playground… All those are the neat recollections of staying the older brother.”

“The most awesome memory I have with her is just our discussions and how well we meshed,” he ongoing. “That’s what I cherish and pass up the most.”

A GoFundMe marketing campaign has been launched to guidance the Ferguson household.

— With data files from Global News’ Nick Westoll, Jaclyn Carbone and Erica Vella


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