Mohamed Asser identified as victim of fatal shooting inside a night club in Toronto


The Toronto Police on Tuesday identified the victim of a fatal night shooting which took place in the early hours of Monday morning.

The officers located Mohamed Asser, 23, sustaining life-threatening injuries after responding to a call for a shooting in the Nugget Avenue and McCowan Road area.

Asser was transported to hospital by paramedics where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased, the Toronto Police said in a statement.

The statement further added that the homicide unit has taken carriage of the investigation.

Investigators are aware there were a number of attendees at the night club, the Toronto Police said, adding that they would like to speak to anyone who has video or information of this event.

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



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