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Homicide #6/2021
Sheppard Avenue East and Gateforth Drive area,
Abdulrahman Patel, 21,
Arrest made

Broadcast time: 14:30
Date: Monday, February 8, 2021
Unit: Homicide
Phone: 416-808-7400
Case #: 2021-238843

An arrest has been made as part of a homicide investigation.

On Saturday, February 6, 2021, at 10:38 p.m., police responded to reports of gunfire in the Sheppard Avenue East and Gateforth Drive area.

The victim was identified as Abdulrahman Patel, 21, of Toronto, and was located with what appeared to be multiple gunshot wounds in a parking lot at 5790 Sheppard Avenue East.

See previous release.

On Sunday, February 7, 2021, Imran Immamdeen, 32, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:

1. Second-Degree Murder

He was scheduled for court at Toronto East Courts, 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, via phone, on Monday, February 8, 2021, room 412.

Investigators are requesting residents, business owners, or anyone who was in the area, to check their security cameras or dash-cams for footage that may assist in 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Brandon Price, Homicide