Thursday, October 5, 2023

Man gunned down near York University

TORONTO - Homicide detectives are investigating the city’s 82nd murder after shots rang out near York University Tuesday night. (Toronto Sun)

Police arrest, charge suspect in LSU basketball player shooting

BATON ROUGE - Dyteon Simpson, 20, was charged with second-degree murder on Saturday, one day after Sims was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Simpson admitted that he “intentionally” shot Sims. (Yahoo Sports)

Acquitted of murder in May, now shot in chest and charged with attempted murder

TORONTO - A Toronto man recently acquitted of murder is recovering in hospital from a gunshot wound and facing attempted murder and firearms charges following a shooting inside a west-end apartment. (Toronto Star)

Footage shows moment of failed assassination attempt of Hells Angel

VANCOUVER - Knowah Ferguson thought he stood to make a "quick and easy" $200,000. All he had to do was shoot Damion Ryan — a full-patch member of the Hells Angels gang twice his size — in the food court at Vancouver International Airport at lunchtime on a Friday afternoon, according to evidence at Ferguson's attempted murder trial. (CBC)
  • Hitman's first job was failed Hells Angel execution
  • Man charged with attempted murder in Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - Police have charged a 28-year-old man with attempted murder after a shooting in the city’s east end in September. (Global News)

    Man with ties to Hells Angels shot and killed in Laval restaurant

    LAVAL - The Sureté du Quebec is investigating an assassination that took place in a Laval restaurant on Tuesday evening. Witnesses said that a gunman fired at one individual sitting in the Fusion restaurant on Levesque Blvd. around 8 p.m., then fled the scene. (CTV News)

    15-yr-old boy killed in downtown Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - A 15-year-old boy was shot dead in downtown Toronto late Tuesday afternoon. Emergency services responded to a shooting in Regent Park, at 230 Sackville St., around 4:15 p.m., Toronto police said. (Toronto Star)

    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)

    Three injured in west-end Toronto shooting

    TORONTO - Three people have been rushed to hospital after a shooting inside a building in the city’s west end. (City News)

    Toronto man shot during Hamilton parking lot bash

    HAMILTON - A Toronto man was shot to death when a wild bash spiraled into bloodshed in Hamilton. Cops say 19-year-old Natshon Defreitas was gunned down at about 4:15 a.m. in an east-end parking lot where a group of young people had gathered. (Toronto Sun)