Jamal James, 27, identified as victim of the latest homicide in Toronto


The Toronto Police identified the latest victim of a fatal shooting which occurred in Scarborough in the early hours of Thursday morning.

“On Thursday, October 28, 2021, at 3:42 a.m., officers responded to a call for an unknown trouble in the 311 Washburn Way area,” the Toronto Police said in a statement.

Officers arrived to find a man who had crashed into a building. He was suffering from serious injuries and was rushed to hospital via emergency run.

The statement further added that the officers located evidence of gunfire in or around the car he was driving.

“He succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased in hospital. He has been identified as Jamal James, 27, of Toronto,” the Toronto Police said.

The Toronto Police also added investigators would like to speak to anyone who was in the area or have dashcam or video surveillance.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com



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