One man killed and another injured in Scarborough shooting

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Gunfire erupted in a Scarborough car park, killing one man and injuring another early on Saturday.

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Toronto Police said officers responded to the fatal shooting near Morningside Ave. and Sheppard Ave. E. around 3 a.m. and found two men with gunshot wounds.

A man in his 20s was seriously injured but is expected to survive.

A man in his 30s was taken to hospital where he died, becoming the city’s 24th murder victim of the year.

The name of the deceased was not immediately released.

Investigators, who were seen pouring over a white Mercedes with bloodstains on the doors on Saturday morning, said they were looking for a shooter but did not have a description available.

Toronto police are investigating after a man was killed and another was shot and injured in a parking lot on Morningside Rd. and Sheppard Ave. E. on Saturday, May 7, 2022. Photo by Veronique Henri /Toronto Sun/Postmedia Network

“They are potentially considering a suspect,” said Const. says Laura Brabant. “But we are considering CCTV and talking to witnesses to get a description.”

Anyone with information or dashcam footage is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477).

jstevenson@postmedia.com

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