Update: Shoaib Asakzai, 25 dies from a gunshot wound in Toronto’s 11th homicide of 2017

Toronto police and emergency crews were called to the area of Thorncliffe Park Drive near Overlea Boulevard on February 25th at around 6:30 pm on report of gunshots.

Paramedics located the victim who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The man was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

The 2017 Toronto Homicide List is available here.


Police have identified the victim as Shoaib Asakzai, male, 25 of Toronto as the victim.