Shooting in Toronto leaves one dead


BREAKING NEWS: At least one person is dead and ‘multiple people’ are injured after two men open fire in a Toronto street

  • One person, a male, has been left dead after a shooting on a street in the Corso Italia neighborhood of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • The incident occurred at ll.40am local time at the intersection of St Clair Ave W and St Clarens Ave
  • Witnesses say two men fled the scene in a four-door sedan and they’ve been described as ‘possible suspects’ 

At least one person has died after two men opened fire on a street in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

According to police, the incident occurred at 11.40am local time at the intersection of St Clair Ave W and St Clarens Ave in the Corso Italia neighborhood.

Several peopled called 911 reporting ‘multiple gun shots’ and witnesses reported two men fleeing the scene in a four-door sedan.

Police have identified the men as ‘possible suspects’ but did not provide any details about the man.

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One person, a male, has been left dead after a shooting on a street in the Corso Italia neighborhood of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Pictured: Officers attempt to revive a victim

One person, a male, has been left dead after a shooting on a street in the Corso Italia neighborhood of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Pictured: Officers attempt to revive a victim

The incident occurred at ll.40am local time at the intersection of St Clair Ave W and St Clarens Ave. Pictured: Officers attempt to revive a victim

Witnesses say two men fled the scene in a four-door sedan and they've been described as 'possible suspects'. Pictured: Officers attempt to revive a victim

The incident occurred at ll.40am local time at the intersection of St Clair Ave W and St Clarens Ave. Witnesses say two men fled the scene in a four-door sedan and they’ve been described as ‘possible suspects’. Pictured, left and right: Officers attempt to revive a victim

‘Reports are there were multiple Individuals with firearms,’ Const Ed Parks said, according to CP24.

Paramedics said they attended to one person on the scene but did not transport anyone to a hospital, the station reported.

Images showed three police officers attempting to administer CPR to a man sprawled out next to a white GMC SUV.

Multiple shell casings were seen around the car and the driver’s side front window had bee blown out. 

No details were immediately available about those who were injured or the person who died except that he is male. 

It’s also unclear if the victim and the perpetrators knew each or not. 

No details were immediately available about those who were injured or the person who died except that he is male

No details were immediately available about those who were injured or the person who died except that he is male

Investigators have currently taped off a section of the avenue where the incident occurred and several evidence markers can be seen on the street.

According to a police-operated Twitter account, the Duty Inspector will update the media with details at a date and time to be determined.

Anyone with information has been asked to call Toronto Police Operations at (416) 808-2222.

A section of the street where the incident occurred as been closed  and several evidence markers can be seen on the road

A section of the street where the incident occurred as been closed  and several evidence markers can be seen on the road

This is a breaking news story and will be updated. 

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