Toronto's summer has been filled with gun violence and it looks like the deadly pattern is continuing. Earlier this year there was a mass shooting on the Danforth but the city is facing a spike in gun crime with almost 250 shootings in 2018.
CBC is reporting that the man, who has yet to be identified, was found in the condo located at 501 Adelaide Street East just after 2 A.M on Sunday morning. Residents said that they had heard gunshots before the man's body was discovered in the hallway.
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Dan Hoffmeyer, a Toronto police Staff Sgt., told the CBC that the wounds were "grievous in nature," meaning that the shot was very severe.
Police did describe the suspect as a white man who was wearing dark clothing at the time of the shooting. They are waiting to see if other witnesses come forward with more information about what happened early Sunday morning.
At this point in time, the Toronto police have confirmed that the homicide department has taken over the investigation on the incident and are reviewing all the security footage available. There is a vehicle that is of interest to the police and they are currently guarding to investigate further.
While these establishments are no longer there, one building has remained for over 200 years and with it a mystery that goes back just as long.
In 1815, only several years after its construction, the Gibraltar Point Lighthouse saw the disappearance and rumoured murder of its first keeper, J.P. Radan Muller, a disappearance that remains a mystery to this day.
Officers with the Toronto Police Service basically stumbled upon a mini-IKEA after finding a shipping container filled with more than $120,000 worth of allegedly stolen office and home furniture.
Two Mississauga men have been charged in the incident, which started when a shipping container was stolen from the Jane and Finch area on Thursday, May 13.
According to a statement from TPS, officers found the container at a warehouse just a seven-minute drive away from where the theft took place, recovering a staggering amount of furniture.
Police say they found 193 boxes of office furniture, 97 pieces of home furnishings, 51 boxes of home reno equipment and cabinetry and 10 boxes of bathroom reno merchandise.
Bilal Mohammed, 32, and Hamza Irfan, 30, have both been charged with multiple counts of Possession of Property Obtained by Crime (over $5,000) and Trafficking in Property Obtained by Crime (over $5,000).
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