A drive-by shooting in Etobicoke early Tuesday evening has claimed the life of one man, and left another in hospital with serious injuries.
Homicide Squad Detective Rob Choe said they have little to go on at this point, as there is no specific descriptions of any suspects. Investigators do believe it is a targeted shooting, which took place after an initial altercation.
Police responded to the Albion Road and Silverstone Drive area, east of Highway 27, just before 6:00 p.m. after shots were reportedly fired from one vehicle into another.
Upon arriving on scene, officers discovered two males in a parked car suffering multiple gun shot wounds. Both were rushed to hospital where one succumbed to his injuries. The other remains in serious condition in hospital as of Wednesday evening.
The deceased has been identified as 28 year old Christian Saarah, the other victim is his 24 year old brother. Both are from Toronto.
The suspect vehicle, described as a white four door sedan, was seen fleeing the area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).
The victim Christian Saarah, 28.
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Albion Rd + Silverstone Dr
-2 victims found
-Life threatening injuries
-Officers assisting with 2 emergency runs
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