Police request assistance identifying suspects wanted in a shooting investigation,
Florence Avenue and Yonge Street area
Broadcast time: 11:15
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
Case #: 2019-1520545
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying suspects and a vehicle involved in a shooting investigation.
On Monday, August 11, 2019, at approximately 2:15 p.m., officers responded to a call for a Shooting in the Florence Avenue and Yonge Street area.
It is reported that:
- a black Range Rover was parked on Florence Avenue
- a white 2019 Toyota RAV4 slowly approached
- the RAV4 stopped alongside, and the occupants shot at the Range Rover
- the RAV4 sped away westbound, turning north onto Botham Road
A security camera image of the suspect vehicle has been released.
The white RAV4 is believed to have sustained damage to a passenger side window during this incident. Anyone, particularly repair businesses and vehicle rental companies, are requested to report any possible sightings of this vehicle.
Investigators also request anyone who may have dashcam video of the area or incident to contact police.
Suspects are believed to be violent, armed and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Michael White, 32 Division