By Aisling Murphy Staff Reporter
Wednesday August 10, 2022
Toronto police said Gidid Mohamed, 27, was pronounced dead after a shooting Tuesday morning in the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area. Another person was injured.
One person is dead and another is injured after a shooting in the Weston Road and Lawrence Avenue West area, according to Toronto police.The victim has been identified as Gidid Mohamed, 27, of Toronto.
At approximately 3:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Toronto police officers responded to calls about a shooting in the area. One person was found unresponsive outside a social club and taken to a trauma centre, where they were pronounced dead, police said.
Another person, a 37-year-old man, was taken to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries, police said.
Information on suspects has not been released.
Police are asking any witnesses or anyone with dashboard camera footage to contact police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).