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Thursday, September 25, 2008

Three Shootings Across the City

Toronto Police are busy Thursday investigating a spree of three shootings across the city, with three people being injured. Several gunshots were fired at Jane Street and Woolner Avenue at about 4 p.m. and police have found shell casings near a bus stop.

Then, a victim was injured after gunshots were fired near Eglinton Avenue and Keele Street. The victim is reported to have suffered minor injuries. Police believe this shooting is linked to the Jane and Woolner incident. A car may have been involved with reports of a drive-by shooting.

Meanwhile, police are looking for suspects after a shooting at a Bleeker Street basketball court, near Sherbourne Street at 4:30 p.m. A shooting victim has walked into an area hospital at about 5:30 p.m. There is no word yet on the man's condition. Reports say a second victim from this shooting also walked into a hospital with injuries.