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News Release

SIU Investigating Shooting in Toronto

Case Number: 15-TFI-275

Toronto (17 November, 2015) ---
Ontario’s Special Investigations Unit is investigating the circumstances surrounding a shooting late Monday night in Toronto.

Preliminary information indicates the following:
  • Around 10:20 p.m. on November 16, 2015, a 911 call was made.  
  • Shortly after the call, Toronto Police Service officers responded to a home at 152 Edmonton Drive, near Finch Avenue and Highway 404.
  • There was an interaction between a 45-year-old woman and the officers, and the woman was shot.
  • She was taken to Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.  

Four investigators and three forensic investigators have been assigned to investigate this incident.  

Anyone who may have information regarding this case is asked to contact the Unit at 416-622-1925 or 1-800-787-8529 Ext. 1925.

The SIU is an arm’s length agency that investigates reports involving police where there has been death, serious injury or allegations of sexual assault. Under the Police Services Act, the Director of the SIU must

  • consider whether an officer has committed a criminal offence  in connection with the incident under investigation
  • depending on the evidence, lay a criminal charge against the officer if appropriate or close the file without any charges being laid
  • report the results of any investigations to the Attorney General. 

Jason Gennaro, jason.gennaro@ontario.ca
SIU Communications/Service des communications, UES
Telephone/No de téléphone: 416-641-1897 or/ou 1-800-787-8529 extension 1897