One person dead following overnight shooting in Scarborough

May 3 2020, 4:44 pm

One man is dead following a shooting in the Wexford neighbourhood of Scarborough on Saturday evening.

According to an initial tweet from Toronto Police Operations at 7:53 pm on Saturday, the shooting took place at Tower Drive and Lawrence Avenue East in front of a house.

The victim was transported to the hospital with “very serious” injuries and later “succumbed to his injuries” and was pronounced dead.

According to the series of tweets, police are looking for two suspects, one who fled on foot and is described as “male, black, baggy jeans, hoodie,” and another suspect who is said to have fled in a white car.

Homicide investigators have been called in.

Anyone with dash-cam or security video footage is encouraged to call 416-808-7400.

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