Thorncliffe Park capturing leaves two youngsters significantly injured


Two youngsters are in hospital after a capturing in Thorncliffe Park Saturday afternoon.

Emergency crews had been referred to as to a park close to Thorncliffe Park Drive and Overlea Boulevard at round 5:30 p.m. for stories of pictures fired.

Toronto police Obligation Insp. Stacey Davis stated officers positioned two male victims, who’re of their mid to late teenagers.

Each victims had been transported to a hospital with non-life threatening accidents.

“It occurred within the park right here between the 2 faculties,” Davis stated. “Then, the victims run from there. It’s a little bit of a shifting scene.”

She stated one particular person was taken into custody in relation to the firearm recovered on the scene. Nonetheless, Davis stated it’s not identified whether it is associated to the capturing.

Investigators imagine there are two shooters, Davis stated.

“There are callers that point out that two males had been capturing at one another. Now whether or not or not that’s the 2 victims or that the victims had been caught within the crossfire, that’s what we want the video, and we want the general public to come back ahead and tell us,” she stated.

Davis stated they’ve obtained a video from the place the victims had been positioned, however they wish to see the video from the varsity to get a clearer image of what occurred.

She stated they don’t have anybody in custody proper now in reference to the capturing.

Anybody with data is requested to contact police or Crime Stoppers.