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Media Advisory,
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 5:30 p.m.,
Homicide #10/2019,
Update,
Toronto Police Headquarters, Media Gallery



Broadcast time: 16:05
Tuesday, February 26, 2019

23 Division
416-808-7400

Case #: 2019-349242


On Tuesday, February 26, 2019, at 5:30 p.m., Detective Steve Henkel, of Toronto Police Homicide, will update the media on Homicide #10/2019.

This media conference will not be available on YouTube or TOC.

It is reported:

- on Sunday, February 24, 2019, at 1:55 p.m., officers responded to calls for the sound of gunshots near 18 John Garland Boulevard.

Officers located a 19-year-old man suffering from a gunshot wound. Another man, 18, was located suffering from numerous gunshot wounds, he was transported to hospital and later pronounced deceased.

He has been identified as Nicklus McKain, 18, of Toronto. A post-mortem examination was conducted on Monday, February 25, 2019.

Police are appealing to anyone with dash-cam video who may have been travelling north or south on Kipling Avenue, between John Garland Boulevard and Rexdale Boulevard, during the hours of 1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m. on Sunday, February 24, 2019.


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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Steve Henkel, Homicide




Media Advisory,
Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 5:30 p.m.,
Homicide #10/2019,
Update,
Toronto Police Headquarters, Media Gallery



Nicklus McKain, 18, victim of Homicide #10/2019
Above: Nicklus McKain, 18, victim of Homicide #10/2019