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Homicide #11/2017
71 Thorncliffe Park Drive
Shoaib Asakzai, 25

Broadcast time: 15:15
Sunday, February 26, 2017

53 Division

Case #: 2017-352942

On Saturday, February 25, 2017, at 6:22 p.m., police were called to 71 Thorncliffe Park Drive for a report of a shooting.

Officers arrived at the scene and found a man in medical distress.

He was taken to a trauma centre where he succumbed to his injuries.

He has been identified as Shoaib Asakzai, 25 of Toronto

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Terry Browne, Homicide Squad