Toronto Homicide #45 & 46 – Two men killed and two injured in an early morning shooting near Kensington Market

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Toronto police responded to the report of a shooting in the area of Spadina Ave & Oxford St on August 8th at approximately 6:00am.

On arrival police located four people with gunshot wounds, according to CP24 two of the victims were shot in the head. Two of the victims were rushed to hospital and the other two were pronounced at the scene. Police said a 31-year-old man from Markham has been treated and released from hospital and a 43-year-old man from Burnaby, British Columbia, remains in a local trauma center in serious, but stable condition.

Update August 9th
The deceased men have been identified as Anthony Dang, 27, of Markham, and Zhi Tan, 32, of Richmond Hill. 

Police have not released any suspect information at this time. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS.