Toronto Homicide #49 – Donovan Betty, shot to death at The West Mall

Toronto police responded to a call for a shooting at 545 The West Mall on September 24th at approximately 1:17pm.

Police and paramedics arrived to find Donovan Betty, 21, of Toronto, suffering from gunshot wounds. Betty was declared deceased by paramedics at the scene.

It has been reported that a dark-coloured sedan was observed driving quickly away from the scene on The West Mall. Police are asking anyone with information to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.