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Homicide #33/2020,
1346 St. Clair Avenue West,
Farogh Sadat, 37

Broadcast time: 13:00
Tuesday, June 23, 2020


Case #: 2020-1127664

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

On Friday, June 19, 2020, at approximately 11:39 a.m., the Toronto Police Service received a call for a shooting at 1346 St. Clair Avenue West, Toronto.

It is reported that:

- officers arrived on scene and located a man with numerous gunshot wounds inside a vehicle

- Toronto Paramedic Services attended but the man succumbed to his injuries

The man has been identified as Farogh Sadat, 37, of British Columbia.

Police would like to thank those who have already come forward with information.

Investigators continue to urge anyone who was driving with a dash cam, or anyone who observed anything out of the ordinary, near 1346 St. Clair Avenue West between 10 a.m. and 12 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2020, 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, 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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Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Jeff Allington, Homicide