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Homicide #71/2018,
Burnhill Road and Warden Avenue area,
Alpha Conteh, 24,
Security camera videos released



Broadcast time: 13:35
Saturday, September 1, 2018

41 Division
416-808-7400

Case #: 2018-1609974


On Friday, August 31, 2018, at approximately 4:47 a.m., police responded to a shooting call in the Burnhill Road and Warden Avenue area.

Upon arrival, officers located a man in the middle of Burnhill Road with apparent gunshot wounds. The man was treated by attending paramedics and was taken to hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The victim has been identified as Alpha Conteh, 24, of Toronto.

The suspect is described as male, wearing a light-coloured hoodie, possibly grey, and blue jeans. He was seen getting into the front passenger door of a waiting vehicle.

The vehicle is described as a four-door light-coloured sedan, possibly a grey Nissan Altima that was last seen travelling southbound on Warden Avenue towards Danforth Road.

Security camera video of suspect vehicle travelling south on Warden Avenue turning east on Mack Avenue.

Security camera video, alternate view of suspect vehicle travelling south on Warden Avenue turning east on Mack Avenue.

Security camera video of suspect vehicle on Mack Avenue, moments before shooting.

Security camera video of suspect seen running from the west side of Warden Avenue to the suspect vehicle, waiting on Mack Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, 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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Katrina Arrogante, Corporate Communications, for Detective Leslie Dunkley, Homicide




Homicide #71/2018,
Burnhill Road and Warden Avenue area,
Alpha Conteh, 24,
Security camera videos released



Alpha Conteh, 24, victim in Homicide #71/2018
Above: Alpha Conteh, 24, victim in Homicide #71/2018