It is Toronto’s 16th gun-related killing so far this year.
Toronto police confirm that one man is dead after a shooting in the downtown core early Wednesday morning.
Police received several calls about gunshots just after midnight near the intersection of Dundas and Sherbourne.
The male was pronounced dead at the scene a short time later.
Police are identifying the victim as Shaka Reid, 36, of Toronto.
No suspect information has been released at this time.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Sergeant Mike Carbone at 416-808-7400, extension 77378, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).