York Region police investigate the fatal shooting of Rakesh “Rick” Joshi

The 2023 Vaughan Homicide Victim List is available here

York Regional Police responded to a call for an injured person at a residential address on Laskin Drive near Ilan Ramon Boulevard on September 1st at 2:25 p.m.

Police located Rakesh “Rick” JOSHI, 50, of Vaughan deceased inside the home. Police said Joshi lived at the residence where he was killed.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Investigators are appealing to the public for assistance. Any witnesses, or anyone with video surveillance or dashcam footage of the area who have not yet spoken with police, are urged to come forward as soon as possible.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police Homicide Unit at 1-866-876-5423, extension 7865.