Hamilton police have released the name of the woman who was recently murdered in Stoney Creek.
40-year-old Jiali Zhang was killed November 12 in a Riverdale Avenue apartment.
Police say she was a Chinese National living in Toronto.
Zhang arrived in Canada from Hong Kong in 2007.
Police say at the time of her death, Zhang’s status in Canada was under review.
Investigators say she had been supporting herself working as an escort.
Charged with first degree murder is 35-year-old Dalibor Klaric of Stoney Creek.