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Shooting Investigation,
Black Creek Drive/Trethewey Drive

Broadcast time: 15:30
Thursday, October 31, 2019

West Field Command

Case #: 2019-2098957

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a shooting investigation.

On Wednesday, October 30, 2019, at approximately 7:30 p.m., police were called for a shooting in the Black Creek Drive/Trethewey Drive area.

It is reported that:

- a group of people were gathered in a hallway of a low-rise

- three males approached the building in a black sedan, went directly to the floor the group was on, and began shooting at the group before fleeing in their car

- four people (an 18 year-old man, a 17 year-old girl, a 16 year-old boy, and a 16 year-old girl) were shot

- they were all taken to hospital

- a second 16 year-old boy, injured from the same shooting, was found at the hospital seeking medical attention.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200, 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 Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Jason Taylor, West Command Gun Violence Suppression Unit