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Man shot and killed in northwest Toronto

A male victim in his 20s was shot and killed in the northwest end of Toronto early Monday, only steps away from where a 32-year-old man was gunned down last week.

Street was scene of another fatal shooting on June 13

Police used plastic tarps to protect evidence from heavy rain overnight. (Paul Smith/CBC)

A male victim in his 20s was shot and killed in the northwest end of Toronto early Monday, only steps away from where a 32-year-old man was gunned down last week.

Officers were called to the area of Clearview Heights and Trethewey Drive at about 12:35 a.m., a spokesperson for Toronto police said.

They arrived to find the man suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite their attempts at reviving him, the man was pronounced dead at the scene, the spokesperson said.

No further information about the victim was available this morning.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Toronto police or leave a tip with Crime Stoppers. 

On the night of June 13, Brendon Kirk Daley was shot to death in the same area while attending a party.

Brendon Kirk Daley, 32, was shot and killed on the same street on June 13. (Handout from Toronto Police Service)

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