This case looks like a random act. The suspect is caught on video, following her up an alley as she walked home from work. This woman is a recent immigrant to Canada, working the night shift as a housekeeping supervisor at a Delta hotel, trying to earn enough money to bring her husband and 4 kids here. http://www.torontosun.com/2012/10/24/live-police-update-on-cabbagetown-murder Link to the video showing the victim, with a male appearing shortly after, walking up an alley. http://youtu.be/atB5Z8U1qmY Police have described the suspect as a white man, 5-foot-10 to 6-foot-2, 150-200 pounds, with a medium build, wearing a dark full-looking three-quarter length coat that buttons up the front, with a light-coloured scarf around his neck, dark hat with a peak, dark pants, and dark shoes. LE believes he is local and is familiar with the area.