Victoria Park Avenue and Sheppard Avenue East area,
Victim information released
Broadcast time: 11:10
Monday, May 18, 2020
Case #: 2020-915335
The Toronto Police Service would like to update the public on a homicide investigation.
On Sunday, May 17, at 6:25 p.m., police responded to a radio call for unknown trouble in the Victoria Park Avenue and Sheppard Avenue East area.
It is reported:
- police located two men suffering from gunshot wounds
- both men were taken to hospital
- one man was pronounced deceased at the hospital
See previous release.
The victim has been identified as Shawn Williams, 34, of Toronto.
On Sunday, May 17, 2020, Marcus Nugent, 30, of Toronto, surrendered to police at 43 Division. He was arrested and charged with:
1. Second Degree Murder
He is scheduled to appear via video at Old City Hall, on Monday, May 18, 2020.
Homicide investigators are appealing to any witnesses who were in the area at the time, or have security footage, dash-cam video or any information, to contact police.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, 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 or Google Play.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.
Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Keri Fernandes, Homicide