London police say a local man is facing a manslaughter charge in connection with an alleged assault on Hansuld Street that led to the death of a 33-year-old man.

Adrian Julian Toussaint, 26, of London, Ont. has been charged with manslaughter. Police say he was arrested Friday afternoon.

Thirty-three-year-old Robert Cecil Joshua-Burke died in hospital after an alleged assault on July 23.

His cause of death has not yet been released.

According to investigators, Toussaint and Joshua-Burke were known to each other.

The death marks London's fifth homicide of 2019.