Police request assistance with Shooting investigation,
Walpole Avenue and Greenwood Avenue,
Security camera image of suspect vehicle released
Broadcast time: 09:54
Saturday, January 5, 2019
Case #: 2019-18363
The Toronto Police is seeking the public's assistance with a Shooting investigation.
On Friday, January 4, 2019, at approximately 2:22 a.m., officer’s responded to a call for a Shooting in the Walpole Avenue and Greenwood Avenue area.
It is reported that:
- Two vehicles were parked in the area, each with a number of occupants seated inside
- an unknown male suspect approached on foot, and began shooting at the two vehicles
- occupants in the two vehicles began shooting back at the male on foot
- As the male on foot fled, he was followed by the two vehicles, and the exchange of gunfire continued as he ran onto Walpole Avenue
- one of the occupants in the vehicle was shot, he made his way to hospital where he received treatment for his injuries
- the male suspect on foot appeared to be uninjured
One of the vehicles involved is believed to be a Red Nissan Altima, a security camera image of the suspect vehicle is attached.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Bradley Relph, 55 Division