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Police seek assistance in Shooting Investigation,
Walpole Avenue and Hiawatha Road area,
Videos Released

Broadcast time: 15:00
Thursday, October 8, 2020

55 Division

Case #: 2020-1895534

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

On Tuesday, October 6, 2020, at approximately 5:25 a.m. police responded to the sound of gun shots in the Walpole Avenue and Hiawatha Road area.

It is reported that:

- a person was seen fleeing into a vehicle which then fled the area

- multiple shell casings were located at the scene

- no injuries have been reported at this time

- the vehicle is described as a 2003 to 2006 Acura TL

Investigators have released two videos in connection with the shooting.

Click here for video one.

Click here for video two.

The suspect in the video is described as having a light complexion, medium build and their hair is in a puffy pony tail. They were wearing a black baseball hat, grey sweatshirt and black pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Chris Fitkin, Guns and Gang Task Force