Toronto Homicide #29 – 17-year-old Jaydin Simpson shot to death at a Danzig St complex

Toronto police were called to a Toronto Community Housing townhouse complex, on Danzig Street, on June 27th at approximately 11:30 pm on report of a shooting.

Police located 17-year-old Jaydin Simpson suffering from multiple gunshot wounds, and performed CPR until paramedics arrived. The teen was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries overnight.

A description of the suspect has not been released at this time. Police said there were crowds of people around when the shooting occurred and are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying those responsible for his murder. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS.

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.