Written by Meredith Bond
Originally Published by City News
A man has been killed and a woman is being rushed to hospital after being shot in Summerhill.
Toronto police were called to Yonge Street and Summerhill Avenue around 8 p.m.as several callers reported hearing multiple gunshots.
Two victims were found in the area. One man was pronounced dead on the scene and a woman is being taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries by emergency run.
Their ages have not been given.
Police say the suspect was seen fleeing the area in a vehicle. A description of the suspect has not been made available.
Const. Alex Li says residents in the area should expected a very large police presences. He added it’s too early to determine the motive of the shooting.
Yonge St & Summerhill Av
– police o/s
– confirmed shooting
– located 2 victims: 1 male, 1 female
– @TorontoMedics o/s – adult male pronounced deceased o/s, adult female taken to hospital in life-threatening condition by emergency run
– will update#GO185744
— Toronto Police Operations (@TPSOperations) January 30, 2021