Thursday, June 4, 2020

Extensive Toronto police report on Danforth shooting leaves many unanswered questions

Sorry Julianna Kozis and Reese Fallon, they just don’t know why you were murdered by Faisal Hussain on the Danforth on July 22, 2018. (Toronto Sun)

Man dead in North York shooting

TORONTO - A man believed to be in his 20s is dead after a shooting outside a North York community centre Monday evening. Emergency responders were called around 8 p.m. to Forest Manor Road, near the Don Mills Road and Sheppard Avenue East area, for the sound of multiple gunshots. (CBC News)

Murder victim died a hero

TORONTO - Rocco Scavetta will go down in the yearly statistics as homicide No. 74. But that’s not how he will be remembered. He will go down as someone who gave up his life to protect others. He will go down as a hero. (Toronto Sun)

Surrey murder victim survived earlier shooting in Richmond

VANCOUVER - In December, Bikramjit (Bicky) Khakh was with his associate when the other man was shot at Lansdowne Mall. Khakh wasn’t injured, but the other man, Harb Dhaliwal, suffered serious injuries during the Dec. 21 attack in Richmond. (Vancouver Sun)
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    VANCOUVER - A man is dead following a Monday morning shooting in Surrey. The incident happened around 11:45 a.m. in the 14600 block of Southview Drive in Surrey’s Newton neighbourhood. (Vancouver Sun)

    Man shot dead in Toronto’s northwest end

    A man is dead after an early Sunday morning shooting in an industrial area of the city’s northwest end. Toronto Police said the victim was found at 172 Toryork Dr., west of Weston Rd., around 5 a.m. (Toronto Sun)

    Vancouver police seek dash cam footage in targeted shooting

    VANCOUVER - Police are asking anyone who may have been in the area of East 53rd Ave. and Prince Edward St. on Saturday evening to contact investigators, along with any drivers in the vicinity who may have dashboard camera footage to share. (Vancouver Sun)

    At least 4 killed in shooting in Australian city of Darwin

    MELBOURNE, Australia - A gunman was arrested after killing at least four people and wounding several others Tuesday in the northern Australian city of Darwin, officials and media said. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said a suspect was in custody and the incident was not terrorism related. (CTV)
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  • At least 4 dead, multiple crime scenes in Darwin rampage
  • Man who shot 10-month-old ‘had no remorse’

    FRESNO - Fayth Percy has had surgery to remove bullet fragments from her brain and is in a critical but stable condition. Police say Marcos Echartea shot Fayth through a car window on Sunday outside a family party as her mum Deziree Menagh was trying to get away. The suspect "didn't even seem to care", Fresno police chief Jerry Dyer said. (BBC)

    French waiter took too long to serve a man a sandwich shot to death

    PARIS - Police in France are hunting for a customer accused of fatally shooting a waiter at a restaurant near Paris because, witnesses said, he was upset over the wait for his sandwich. (National Post)

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