Toronto police responded to a call for a shooting in the Mimico Avenue and Lake Shore Boulevard West on September 15th at 8:23pm.
On arrival police found two injured men. Tenzin Rinchen, 19, of Toronto, was pronounced at the scene, and the second ma was rushed to hospital.
Nelson Okoth, 20, of Toronto was arrested on September 19, 2022, and charged with:
- Fail to Comply with Release Order
- Unauthorized Possession of a Restricted Weapon
- Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Device
- Possession of a Restriced Firearm with Ammunition
As a result of the ongoing homicide investigation, Toronto police announced on October 4th, that he was further charged with:
- Second Degree Murder
- Attempted Murder
Anyone that may have security cameras, or who were driving in the area and have dash cameras, to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at www.222tips.com.