Toronto police received several reports of gunshots being fired at 1:42 a.m. this morning in the area of Oakwood Avenue and Vaughan Road.
Toronto Homicide Units Detective Aaron Akeson told media that police were able to get to him quickly, because they were already in the area.
Akeson said that police are aware that there was an event near the area, and police are looking for witnesses.
Its scary to work here on the weekend nights, and its scary for the residents of the neighbourhood.
Const. David Hopkinson said that when an officer arrived at the scene, they located a person with multiple gunshot wounds.
One person is dead following a shooting at Oakwood and Vaughan last night, the second shooting the area has seen in less than a month.
The shooting happened on Oakwood Avenue south of Vaughan Road. Toronto police officers in the area heard gunfire at about 1:40 a.m. Callers also reported hearing the sounds of gunshots.
Toronto paramedics rushed him to hospital through an emergency run. The man was without vital signs when transported and he died in hospital.
Homicide detectives are now investigating. Police have taped off the area as officers collect evidence at the scene and look for surveillance camera footage from nearby businesses.
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