Male shot and killed in Scarborough, police say
Reports of 5 or 6 shots being fired, police say
A male has died after a shooting in Scarborough shortly before 7 p.m. on Friday, Toronto police said.
Police said they were called to the area of Bellamy Road and Porchester Drive around 6:45 p.m.
When officers arrived they found a male with vital signs absent on the ground, according to police.
The victim was rushed to hospital on an emergency run.
Police later tweeted that he was pronounced dead in hospital.
Police said the homicide unit is now investigating.
Toronto police said this is the 77th homicide for the year.
Update:<br><br>The male victim has succumbed to his injuries. He has been pronounced dead in hospital. There are no further details of on the identity of the victim at this time.<br>Our Homicide unit is now investigating.<a href="https://twitter.com/TPS43Div?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@TPS43Div</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/GO1706301?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">#GO1706301</a>^adc—@TPSOperations