Tuesday, June 25, 2019, 10:30 a.m.,
Toronto Police Headquarters, Media Gallery,
Update on June 14, 2018 playground shooting,
McCowan Road and Alton Towers Circle area
Broadcast time: 05:00
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
On Tuesday, June 25, 2019, at 10:30 a.m., in the media gallery of Toronto Police headquarters, Deputy Chief Peter Yuen and Crime Stoppers Toronto Chair Sean Sportun will update the media on an Attempt Murder and Aggravated Assault investigation.
The news conference will be available on TOC and live-streamed.
On Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 5:01 p.m., police responded to reports of a shooting in the McCowan Road and Alton Towers Circle area.
It is reported that:
- a male had opened fire on another male who was in a small park
- also in the small park at the time of the shooting were 11 small children
- two girls, 5 and 9, were located with gunshot wounds
Investigators have made two arrests in connection with the shooting, another man is charged for Accessory After the Fact and another man is still wanted.
T’Quan Robertson, 23, of Toronto, is still wanted by police for:
1) Discharge Firearm with Intent
2) Attempt Murder
3) two counts of Aggravated Assault
He is described as 5'8", 130 lbs., He is considered armed and dangerous. If he is seen, do not approach him, and immediately call 9-1-1.
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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Dimitrios Tsianos, Crime Stoppers Toronto