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Homicide #13/2017,
Meighen Avenue and Victoria Park Avenue area

Broadcast time: 09:36
Sunday, March 19, 2017

54 Division

Case #: 2017-486409

On Saturday, March 18, 2017, at 9 p.m., officers responded to a call for the sound of gunshots in the Meighen Avenue and Victoria Park Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- police arrived at the scene and located a man in his 20s with a gunshot wound

- the man was taken to hospital

- he succumbed to his injuries in hospital

Homicide detectives have taken over the investigation.

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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Mike Carbone, Homicide