Toronto Police in search of woman who may have been shot downtown

Aug 20 2020, 8:34 am

Toronto police are looking for a woman who was allegedly shot in the downtown area in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

According to the Toronto Police Service, on August 19, at around 1:19 am officers responded to a radio call of gunshots in the Wellesley Street East and Jarvis Street area.

Several calls were made to TPS stating that gunshots have been heard in the area and a man was found with a gunshot wound.

Law enforcement believes, due to the information provided, a woman was also shot and they are now looking for her.

The woman is described as white, around 20 to 22 years old, 5’6”, with shoulder-length brown hair, and wearing a dark coloured short-sleeve shirt with black pants.

Police are concerned for her safety and are asking for the public’s help in locating her.

If there is anyone with information to provide, contact police at 416-808-2500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477, and online at www.222tips.com.

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