A man who was murdered Friday in Toronto has been identified as Douglas Devlin, 54, from Toronto.
Police responded to a call about gunfire around 4:30 a.m. Friday in Kennedy-Ellesmere Rds. area and on arrival found a man who had been shot.
The victim was taken to the hospital where he died of his injuries.
Police said Devlin was shot while being robbed. He stumbled across the street from a parking lot in the area and collapsed in a gas station parking lot.
Shooter fights for life
A shooting in Vaughan has left a man fighting for his life.
Police found a man with a gunshot wound to the stomach as officers answered a call on Steeles Ave. W.-Weston Rd. area around 2:30 a.m. Sunday.
The victim was taken to the hospital, where he remains in serious condition.
Police have said they are trying to pinpoint the place where the shooting took place as it does not appear to have happened where the victim was found.
A police presence was focused on Steeles Ave., outside the Cameo Lounge, near Scholes Rd.
Two charged with murder
The murder of Toronto’s Nikie Timm, 37, the city’s 67th murder in 2021 has been arrested.
Timm and another victim were shot in North York in early October 21st.
Police found Timm with critical wounds in the parking lot of a building on Bakersfield St., near Sheppard Ave. W. and Keele St.
He suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was rushed to a nearby trauma center, where he was later pronounced dead.
The other victim was able to get to the hospital on his own with non-life-threatening injuries.
David Benjamin, 41, and Leary Hibbert, 41 – both from Toronto – are each charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.