Toronto Homicide #52 – Marcel Teme dies after being shot in Kensington Market

Police and paramedics responded to reports of a shooting in the area of College Street and Augusta Avenue at around 10:30pm on July 1st.

Four injured people were located at the scene. A man in his 20’s sustained multiple gunshot wounds, a man in his 20’s sustained life threatening gunshot wounds, the other two victim’s sustained less severe injuries.

Police said one of the victims died in hospital on July 4th. No other information has been made available at this time.

Update July 8th
The victim of the Canada Day shooting has been identified as Marcel Teme, 19, of Toronto. Police believe there were many people in the area at the time of the shooting and ask any witnesses to contact police at 416-808-7400, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIP.

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update July 13th
Toronto police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Ibrahim Khiar, 32, of Toronto. Khiar is wanted for 1) Second-Degree Murder
2) three counts of Discharge Firearm Endangering Life.

Update February 22, 2019
On Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Ibrahim Khiar, 33, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with Second Degree Murder and three counts of Discharge Firearm Endanger Life. Khiar was also charged with Toronto Homicide #6-2018.

Toronto Homicide #6 – Isahaq Omar dies in hospital of a gunshot wound

Toronto police responded to a report of a shooting in the Burbank Drive and Canary Crescent area on February 8th at 11:13pm.

Police said it is alleged that two men were parked in an SUV. One man was thrown out of the vehicle as the suspect fled the scene.

Police located the victim, Isahaq Omar, 36, of Toronto, suffering from gunshot wounds. Omar was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries.

Police are searching for the suspect who has been described as black or brown, tall, thin build. He was last seen driving a black 2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee with licence plate CADN 350.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400.

The 2018 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.

Update February 22, 2019
On February 20, 2019, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Ibrahim Khiar, 33, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with First degree murder in relation to the death of Isahaq Omar. Khiar was also charged with Toronto Homicide #52-2018.