York President & Vice-Chancellor Mamdouh Shoukri issued this message on Wednesday:
Dear members of the York community:
The York University community is relieved that police have arrested a suspect in the recent death of York student Qian Liu, as announced by Toronto Police Service at a press conference today.
Qian Liu’s death has had a profound impact on all of us at York. We appreciate the dedicated effort of the Toronto Police Service and we are pleased that they have apprehended a suspect.
York Security Services continues to offer assistance as the investigation progresses.
This message is also available in Chinese.