Toronto Streetcar Shooting

Const. James Forcillo, charged in the shooting death of Sammy Yatim, walks into court in Toronto, Wednesday, Nov, 25, 2015. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Marta Iwanek

'I never wanted to kill anybody': Const. Forcillo takes the stand at trial

For the first time since he shot down a teen on an empty streetcar two years ago, a Toronto police officer charged in the youth's death provided a public explanation for his actions, saying he never intended to kill anyone. James Forcillo said he feared an attack from the knife-toting Sammy Yatim, which was why — in accordance with all his police training — he fired his gun. "I never wanted to k…

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