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Homicide #36/2017,
Awad Hurre, 34,
75 Tandridge Crescent,

Broadcast time: 09:31
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.

See previous release.

Investigators would like to correct the information on the previous release about the taxi driver. They are seeking the driver of a taxi cab who was in the area just before 8:45 p.m., who spoke to the deceased prior to the homicide.

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