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Homicide #20/2019,
Lawrence Taylor Gannon, 28

Broadcast time: 13:20
Tuesday, April 30, 2019

43 Division

Case #: 2019-767371

On Sunday, April 28, 2019, at 10:33 p.m., officers responded to a call for the sound of gunshots in the Ivy Green Crescent and Merkley Square area.

Officers arrived to find a man suffering life-threatening injuries from gunshot wounds. He was rushed to hospital via emergency run but later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased in hospital.

The victim has been identified as Lawrence Taylor Gannon, 28, of Toronto.

A post-mortem examination has been scheduled for Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

Investigators wish to speak to anyone who may have specific information on the victim's activities in the day leading up to his death.

The suspect is described as a man in his mid 20s, dark brown skin, thin build, 5'11", clean shaven. He was scene fleeing the area on foot.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Detective Rob Choe, Homicide

Homicide #20/2019,
Lawrence Taylor Gannon, 28

Lawrence Taylor Gannon, 28, is the victim of Homicide #2019/20.
Above: Lawrence Taylor Gannon, 28, is the victim of Homicide #2019/20.