Update: Toronto Homicide 48 – Tenzin Rinchen, fatally shot and a second man was injured in Mimico

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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.

Tenzin Rinchen
Photo: TPS

Nelson Okoth, 20, of Toronto was arrested on September 19, 2022, and charged with:

  1. Fail to Comply with Release Order
  2. Unauthorized Possession of a Restricted Weapon
  3. Unauthorized Possession of a Prohibited Device
  4. 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:

  1. Second Degree Murder
  2. 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.