A man died in a shooting near the Milliken GO station


A man died following a shooting in Scarborough on Saturday evening, according to the Toronto Police Service.

Police say officers responded around 6:30 p.m. to a report of unknown problems near the intersection of Midland Avenue and Passmore Avenue.

Upon arrival, police found a man with gunshot wounds. CPR was administered to the victim.

Police sent another tweet 20 minutes later saying the victim had been pronounced dead at the scene.

The tweet also warned that the area will have an increased police presence as they continue to investigate and speak with witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2222 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477.

With files from The Canadian Press.

Edward Djan is a breaking news reporter who works in the Star’s radio room in Toronto. Follow him on Twitter: @EdwardDjan1

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