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Police seek assistance with shooting investigation,
Portland Street and King Street West area



Broadcast time: 11:04
Wednesday, July 4, 2018

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2018-1205734


The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with a shooting investigation.

It is reported that:

- on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, at 2:40 a.m., in the Portland Street and King Street West area, there was a dispute between a group of up to six men

- during this dispute, a male suspect discharged a firearm nine times, striking the victim once in the hip

- the suspect then fled the area by unknown means

- there is no description of the outstanding male suspect at this time

He is believed to be violent, armed and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information, anyone who witnessed the shooting, is urged to call investigators at 14 Division Major Crime Unit at 416-808-1406, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Gary Long, Corporate Communications, for Detective Darren Worth, 14 Division