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Homicide #36/2020,
251 Woolner,
Mohamed Sow, 20

Broadcast time: 13:20
Monday, July 13, 2020


Case #: 2020-1281439

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a Homicide Investigation.

The Toronto Police Service received a radio call to attend the area of 251 Woolner Avenue on Friday, July 10, 2020, at 10:17 p.m.

It is reported that:

- the man was in the rear of 251 Woolner Avenue in the plaza parking lot amongst different social groups

- a suspect vehicle entered the lot from Woolner Avenue and opened fire striking the man and four other people

- the man was driven to hospital prior to ambulance arriving.

- on Saturday, July 11, 2020 at approximately 6:05 p.m., the man succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead in hospital

He is been identified as Mohamed Sow, 20, of Toronto.

Investigators wish to speak to anyone who may have knowledge concerning this investigation.

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 Edward Parks, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Roger Caracciolo, Homicide