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Police seek assistance with shooting investigation,
Madison Avenue and Dupont Street area,
Man, woman, arrested,
Face total of 10 charges



Broadcast time: 14:13
Tuesday, July 10, 2018

53 Division
416-808-5300

Case #: 2018-1252343


The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with a shooting investigation in the Madison Avenue and Dupont Street area.

On Monday July 9, 2018, at approximately 9:45 p.m., police responded to a call for a shooting.

It is alleged that:

- a 22-year-old man was with a 23-year-old man, and a 21-year-old woman

- they met with an unknown man in an alleyway off Bernard Street

- during their interaction, the 22-year-old man was shot

- the woman, and the man who was shot, fled in a red four-door sedan, with the woman driving

- while driving away, the vehicle struck a pedestrian and a tree causing extensive damage

- a white sedan was seen fleeing the area

- the shooting victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

- a firearm was located at the scene

The pedestrian was not seriously injured.

On Monday, July 9, 2018, a man and woman were arrested.

Jermaine Hall, 23, of Richmond Hill, has been charged with:

1) Possess Restricted Firearm without holding a Licence
2) Possess Restricted Firearm Knowingly Not Hold Licence
3) Occupy Motor Vehicle with Firearm
4) Possess Firearm Obtained by Crime
5) Careless Storage of a Firearm


Drucella Oduro, 21, of Toronto, has been charged with:

1) Possess Restricted Firearm without holding a Licence
2) Possess Restricted Firearm Knowingly Not Hold Licence
3) Occupy Motor Vehicle with Firearm
4) Possess Firearm Obtained by Crime
5) Careless Storage of a Firearm

They were both scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Tuesday, July 10, 2018, 2 p.m.

Police are still searching for the suspect involved in the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, 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.


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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Constable Ravinder Virdi, 53 Division