Shooting death in Toronto leads to murder charge against Mississauga man
Published June 2, 2023 at 10:51 am
A Mississauga man has been charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of a Toronto man last fall.
Toronto Police said in a news release that they arrested the man on May 26 and charged him in connection with the Oct. 6, 2022 murder.
Police say they were called to a shooting at a home on Needle Firway in Toronto just after 1:30 p.m. that afternoon.
According to investigators, officers who responded to the call discovered a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead a short time later.
The victim was identified as Osman Bangura, 28, of Toronto.
Last Friday (May 26), Tafari Minott, 21, of Mississauga, was arrested and charged with second-degree murder.
He appeared in Toronto court the following day.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to call them at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies advertising