Three sought after midnight shooting near Broadview Station

Man rushed to hospital with serious injuries following gunfire in East York

A man appears to be seriously wounded by gunfire and three males are being sought after a shooting near Broadview Station last night shortly before midnight.

Police reported on Twitter at 11:55 p.m. they were responding to reports of a man shot at Broadview and Erindale avenues in East York.

About 15 minutes later they confirmed a shooting  had taken place and an adult male was found suffering from a gunshot wound with injuries that appeared serious.

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The man was treated by paramedics and taken to hospital, police said.

A shell casing was found in the area.

The three persons being sought as suspects are described as black males. One is described as in his 20 or 30s and wearing a black jacket, beige pants, black and white runners, and a red hoodie. The second is said to be wearing a black jacket, hoodie, black mask, black pants and black shoes. The third is described as wearing a black jacket, black pants and black shoes.

They were reported as having fled the scene on foot.


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Posted: Feb 14 2021 9:59 am
Filed in: NEWS