Three incidents involving gunplay and one involving a knife occurred across Toronto Friday.
DAYTIME SHOOTING in NORTH YORK
Toronto Police are investigating a shooting in North York. The incident occurred around 3:15 p.m. near Jane Street and Sheppard Avenue on GiltspurDrive.
The victim is man who is believed to be in his 30’s and he is now suffering from non-life threatening injuries.
Police were apparently dealing with an emotionally disturbed person armed with a knife at the time of the incident. The Special Investigations Unit has now been called to the scene.
FATAL SHOOTING in ENTERTAINMENT DISTRICT
A shooting in the city’s entertainment district has claimed the life of one man.
Shots were fired near Peter and King Streets just after 4 p.m.
According to Toronto Medics, the victim was found with vital signs absent. There’s no word on suspects at this time.
MAN SHOT near SHEPPARD & 404
One man is in serious condition after being shot near Sheppard Avenue and Highway 404.
The victim was shot on Parkway Forest Drive around 9 p.m.
According to Toronto Medics the victim is now suffering from life-threatening injuries.
STABBING in FINANCIAL DISTRICT
One female is fighting for her life after a stabbing in the city’s financial district.
It happened at the corner of Bay and Wellington streets around 2:57 p.m.
According to EMS, the victim suffered penetrating wounds to the chest and is now at a local trauma centre.
There’s no word on suspects at this time.