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Several mosquito pools across Ontario have recently tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV) this summer.

Toronto Public Health reports that five pools have tested positive in Etobicoke, North York and west Toronto for the first time this year. However, the risk of being infected with WNV is still low in Toronto, according to a news release on August 8.

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Two men were pulled from a collapsed trench in Ajax early this morning and have been declared dead.

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At least six people were shot behind a restaurant in Ajax in the early hours of Monday morning.

The shooting took place at 154 Harwood Ave. S. at 1:20 a.m., according to Durham Regional Police.

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An incident of car theft nearly turned deadly over the weekend after a driver crashed a stolen vehicle into a police car.

According to Durham Regional Police, the incident occurred at around 5 a.m. on April 16 while members of the Central West Division were responding to reports of a stolen vehicle.

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Durham Regional Police just arrested six teenagers in north Whitby, where a man was allegedly stuffed into the trunk of a car and kidnapped.

The Central West Division of the DRPS announced in a press release that they arrested a handful of teens after responding to a call on Queen Street on March 22 at around 11 p.m.

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