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Homicide #36/2017,
75 Tandridge Crescent

Broadcast time: 08:27
Sunday, September 3, 2017

23 Division

Case #: 2017-1592166

On Saturday, September 2, 2017, at 8:45 p.m., officers responded to a shooting in the Tandridge Crescent and Byng Avenue area.

Police and paramedics arrived and located a man on the ground out front of 75 Tandridge Crescent with apparent injuries. He was pronounced at the scene.

He has been identified as Awad Hurre, 34, of Toronto.

Investigators are seeking the driver of a taxi cab, who may have dropped off a man in the area just before 8:45 p.m., to assist with the investigation.

See subsequent release.

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 Paul Worden, Homicide