One dead, two injured in downtown Toronto shooting

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Toronto police say one person is dead and two others are injured after a shooting Saturday night in the downtown area.

Police say a shots fired call in the city's Regent Park neighbourhood came in just before 9:00 p.m.

Responding officers found three victims, including one who died at the scene, near the intersection of Sumach and Oak streets.

The other two were hospitalized with gunshot wounds.

Police say some possible suspects were seen running from the area.

The Homicide Unit has taken over the investigation and is looking to talk to potential witnesses.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Sept. 19, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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