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Homicide #1/2022,
2562 Weston Road,
Ariyo Fakomi, 37

Broadcast time: 17:35
Date: Monday, January 3, 2022
Unit: Homicide
Phone: 416-808-7400
Case #: 2022-9964

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

On Sunday, January 2, 2022, at 5:51 p.m., police responded to a radio call for a shooting in the Weston Road and Highway 401 area.

It is reported that:

- police arrived and located a man suffering from gunshot wounds

- the man was taken to hospital by paramedics

- the man was pronounced deceased at hospital

The deceased has been identified as Ariyo Fakomi, 37, of Toronto.

Investigators are requesting anyone who was driving on Weston Road between Highway 401 and Jane Street on Sunday, January 2, 2022 from 5:15 p.m. to 6:15 p.m., with a dashcam to contact the Homicide Unit at 416-808-7400, or attend the Toronto Police Service - 12 Division at 200 Trethewey Drive, Toronto to provide footage from their vehicles.

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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Jeff Allington, Homicide

Homicide #1/2022,
2562 Weston Road,
Ariyo Fakomi, 37

Ariyo Fakomi, 37
Above: Ariyo Fakomi, 37