TORONTO -- Police say a man has been charged in the death of a Toronto woman whose body was found in a park nearly five months ago.

They say officers were called to the north Toronto park on Aug. 19, 2017, and found Virgil Jack's body in a creek.

In the days after her death, police released a statement saying that Jack, 31, had been stabbed multiple times.

Investigators a say 24-year-old Toronto man was arrested on Thursday and charged with second-degree murder.

They say the man appeared in court on Friday.