A man shot multiple times in Scarborough early Monday has become the city’s 79th homicide of 2021.
At around 3:50 a.m., Toronto Police officers received reports of a shooting inside a building in a Nugget Ave. plaza, in the McCowan Rd. and Sheppard Ave. E. area. They found a man who had been shot multiple times.
The victim was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries and later died.
Police have released few details other than to say the man was in his 40s. Homicide detectives are now investigating.