Cody Gionet Dies of a gunshot wound in Newmarket

York Region Police were called to a home in the area of Sheldon Avenue in Newmarket at approximately 9:50pm on October 21st on a weapons complaint.

Police arrived at the scene to find Cody Gionet 30,  suffering from a gunshot wound. Gionet was rushed to hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police arrested Travis Whitman 20, on October 22nd. Whitman has been charged with second degree murder.

Update November 17th.                                                              Cheikh Ngom, 18, of Toronto, has been charged with first degree murder in relation to the death of Cody Gionet. Ngom made his first court appearance on November 16th.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7865