Teen dies after shooting at north Toronto shopping plaza
15-year-old was shot at Yorkwoods Gate Plaza on night of July 28
A 15-year-old boy who was shot at a shopping plaza in north Toronto last month has died in hospital, police said on Thursday.
The unidentified teenager was taken to hospital on July 28 after he was shot Yorkwoods Gate Plaza near Jane and Finch at around 10:15 p.m. ET.
In a release dated July 31, police said the teen was approached by two men in a vehicle who shot him "several times" before fleeing the scene.
The victim was taken to Sunnybrook Hospital with life-threatening injuries and underwent surgery
Police obtained security camera footage from the plaza which is located at 2845 Jane Street and "determined there were numerous witnesses present at the time of this shooting."
Investigators are appealing to anyone with information about the shooting to come forward.