Police say a man injured in a drive-by shooting in Ajax Monday night has died in hospital.
Officers were called to the Venture Lane/Ducatel Crescent area around 10:30 p.m., after reports of gunshots being heard.
A man was found sitting in a vehicle parked at the front entrance of a townhouse complex.
The vehicle was full of bullet holes.
The man suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was rushed to hospital in critical condition.
The victim has been identified as 33 year old Vernie Ferrigon of Mississauga.
Witnesses report seeing a large black SUV fleeing the area.
No suspect descriptions have been given at this time.
This is Durham Region’s fourth homicide victim of 2016.