Man in his 20’s dead in Torontos 65th homicide of 2016

Toronto police were called to the area outside of Tropics Restaurant and Bar at 260 Markham Rd at around 12:30 am December 14th,  on Report of gunfire.

Homicide detective Det. Jeffrey Tavares said an altercation broke out in front of the restaurant before gunshots. One man in his 20’s ran from the scene collapsing. He was rushed to hospital where he died of gunshot related injuries.

Two other people were injured at the scene, but are expected to survive.

Anyone with information is asked to call homicide detectives at 416-808-4300.

The 2016 Toronto homicide victims list is available here.