Update Charges laid: Toronto Homicide #76 – Koshin Yusuf shot to death in East Toronto

Toronto police responded to report of a shooting in the McCowan Road and Trudelle Street area on December 29th at approximately 3:00am.

Police arrived to find 26-year-old Koshin Yusuf suffering from serious injuries. He was declared deceased at the scene. Police said it has been reported that the victim was approached by two suspects outside of a property. The suspects then fired multiple shots before fleeing the scene.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Anyone with CCTV or dash-cam footage, around the time of the incident, is also encouraged to contact detectives at 416-808-7400.

On January 15th Toronto Police Service Homicide Squad executed multiple search warrants and arrested Oday Bazuhair, 21. Police said a handgun was seized during the execution of the warrants. Bazuhair has been charged with First Degree Murder.  

The 2019 Toronto Homicide Victim List is available here.