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Homicide #76/2019,
McCowan Road and Trudelle Street
Koshin Yusuf, 26

Broadcast time: 13:00
Sunday, December 29, 2019

43 Division

Case #: 2019-2503671

On Sunday, December 29, 2019, at approximately 3 a.m., officers responded to a call to the sound of shots fired in the McCowan Road and Trudelle Street area.

Upon arrival, officers located a man with gunshot wounds. He succumbed to his injuries at the scene.

It is reported that:

- the victim was approached by two suspects outside of a property

- the suspects produced firearms and fired multiple shots

- they then fled the area

The victim has been identified as 26-year-old Koshin Yusuf.

The investigation remains ongoing and officers are urging anyone who was in the area at the time, or has any information about the shooting, to contact police.

In particular, anyone with CCTV or dash-cam footage, around the time of the incident, is also encouraged to contact detectives.

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 or Google Play.

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Connie Osborne, Corporate Communications, for Detective Christopher Ruhl, Homicide