Update – Toronto’s first homicide of 2017: Man dies after being shot in Moss Park

Toronto police were called to the area of Queen St. E. and Sherbourne St on January 8th at around 7:45 am on report of a shooting.

Police found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound to the chest. He was rushed to hospital where he died of his injuries. Although the victim has been identified his name will not be released until next of kin is identified.

Update January 9

Toronto police have identified the victim as Anthony Earl Smith 41.

Toronto 2017 homicide victim list is available here.