Update: Devret Clarke charged – Toronto Homicide 70 – Police investigate the fatal shooting of Gars-Ara Kourjakian in Scarborough

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Toronto police were called to a shooting at an underground parking garage at 2350 Birchmount Road at approximately 5:25pm on December 30th.

Police arrived to find a man believed to be in his 30s suffering from serious injuries. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

Update January 2nd:
The victim has been identified as Gars-Ara Kourjakian, 34, of Toronto.

Update: On January 13th Toronto police arrested Devret Clarke, 37, of Toronto, and charged him with:

  1. First Degree Murder

He is scheduled to appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, on Friday, January 13, 2023, 10 a.m.

No arrests have been made. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2222.