A man killed Friday in Toronto has been identified as Douglas Devlin, 54, of Toronto.
Police responded to a shooting call around 4:30 a.m. Friday at Kennedy-Ellesmere Rds. area and upon arrival, located a man who had been shot.
The victim was rushed to a hospital, where he died of his injuries.
Police said Devlin was shot while being robbed. He stumbled across the street from a plaza in the area and collapsed in a gas station parking lot.
Shooting victim fighting for life
A shooting in Vaughan has left a man fighting for his life.
Police found a man with a gunshot wound to the abdomen when officers answered a call on Steeles Ave. W.-Weston Rd. Around 2:30 am Sunday.
The victim was rushed to a hospital, where he remains in serious condition.
Police have said they are trying to identify the location where the shooting occurred, as it does not appear to have occurred where the victim was found.
The police presence focused on Steeles Ave., outside the Cameo Lounge, near Scholes Rd.
Two accused of murder
Arrests have been made for the murder of 37-year-old Nikie Timm of Toronto, the city’s 67th homicide in 2021.
Timm and another victim were shot in North York early October 21.
Police found Timm critically injured in the parking lot of a building on Bakersfield St., near Sheppard Ave. W. and Keele St.
He suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was rushed to a nearby trauma center, where he was later pronounced dead.
The second victim was able to get to the hospital on his own, with injuries that were not life-threatening.
David Benjamin, 41, and Leary Hibbert, 41, both of Toronto, are charged with first-degree murder and attempted murder.