Police received calls about the sound of gunshots around 1:30 a.m on April 17th coming from a moving vehicle. When police arrived they found the victim, 20 year old Abdullah Farah, without vital signs between two cars in front of 1530 Danforth Ave.
Farah was rushed to Hospital where he later died of his injuries.
1530 Danforth Ave is the home Cloud 9 cafe, a cafe that has had it’s share of violence in the past.
2013, a Markham firefighter died after he was stabbed repeatedly in the face. The cafe was under the name of Rotana Café at that time.
2015, Abdiweli Mohamed Yusuf was gunned down in the doorway of the Rotana Café.
Police are asking witnesses to come forward with any information related to the shooting. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477).