One man is dead following shooting in Markham, Ontario


Published February 2, 2022 at 1:02 am

One man is dead after a shooting in Markham Tuesday evening.

York Regional Police were called to Purple Finch Road near Ninth Line and Highway 407 at around 6:45 p.m.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds.

He was rushed to hospital, where he died of his injuries.

No details have been released about the identity of the victim.

Police are asking anyone with information, including video surveillance or dashcam footage of the area, to please come forward.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Feb. 2, 2022.

The Canadian Press

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