Two people are dead including a man who was shot by police, and three others injured in East Gwillimbury

The 2021 Ontario Homicide Victim List is available here.

Police responded to an incident on Ridge Gate Crescent and Vivian Creek Road in East Gwillimbury on February 6th at approximately 2:37pm.

Police arrived at what they called a “significant incident” to find a woman deceased at the front door. SUI confirmed that there was an interaction and a police officer shot and killed a man. Police have not released the victim’s cause of death. Three other victims, an infant, a young child, and a second adult female were sent to a local hospital for treatment.

Police confirmed that the SIU is investigating the death of the man. The other is being investigated as a homicide. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423 ext. 7865.