Toronto

Police identify 43-year-old man killed in city's 50th homicide this year

A 43-year-old man is dead after he was shot multiple times in North York Saturday night, the 50th homicide in Toronto this year.

James Clayton Holland was found with multiple gunshot wounds throughout his body

Police say that officers found James Clayton Holland, 43, with multiple gunshot wounds. He died at the scene. (Salma Ibrahim​/CBC News)

A 43-year-old man is dead after he was shot multiple times in North York Saturday night, the 50th homicide in Toronto this year. 

Toronto police were called to the scene in the Finch Avenue and Milvan Drive area around 9:45 p.m. for reports of gunshots.

Officers arrived to find one victim who had suffered wounds throughout his body, police said. 

Police say that officers found James Clayton Holland, 43, with multiple gunshot wounds. He died at the scene. (Salma Ibrahim​/CBC)

Paramedics attempted to revive the man, but he was pronounced dead on scene.

Sunday morning, police said the victim was James Clayton Holland, 43, of Toronto. Police earlier reported his age to be 35. 

Homicide investigators have taken over the case and were on scene with officers Sunday morning canvassing the area for possible witnesses and video footage of the attack.

Anyone with potentially useful information is asked to call police or leave an anonymous tip with Crime Stoppers.