A 14 year old girl has died after she suffered gunshot wounds to the upper body in Rexdale.
The incident happened at Jamestown Crescent, in the Kipling Avenue and Albion Road area, at about 10:40 a.m. on Thursday.
In a news conference this afternoon, detective Rich Petrie said that it’s scary how many guns are in the city and urged people who are aware of the presence of illegal guns to contact the police, which they can do anonymously through Crimestoppers .
It was also confirmed that the gun involved was an illegal semi automatic Smith and Wesson handgun.
What do you think can be done to tackle gun crime in the city? Have you ever called Crimestoppers?