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Homicide #41/2019,
172 Toryork Drive

Broadcast time: 21:25
Sunday, August 25, 2019

31 Division

Case #: 2019-1619393

On Sunday, August 25, 2019, at approximately 5:04 a.m., officers responded to a call for a shooting at 172 Toryork Drive.

Officers arrived to find a man suffering from gunshot wounds. CPR was attempted to save his life. He succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene.

The victim has been identified as Alexis Charles, 46, of Toronto.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled for Monday, August 26, 2019.

Investigators believe there were many people who were in the vicinity at the time of this incident. Witnesses are requested to contact homicide investigators directly.

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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Terry Browne, Homicide

Homicide #41/2019,
172 Toryork Drive

Alexis Charles, 46,
Victim of Homicide #41/2019
Above: Alexis Charles, 46, Victim of Homicide #41/2019