July 18, 2014 11:16 pm

19-year-old suspect sought by Toronto Police in attempted murder case

Nerville Ferdinand, 19, of Toronto is wanted on a charge of attempted murder. He is considered armed and dangerous.

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TORONTO – Toronto Police are seeking a man in connection with a shooting in Toronto’s Little Italy neighbourhood Friday.

Police allege that Nerville Ferdinand, 19, of Toronto was visiting a home in the Bathurst and College area when he became involved in argument with another man inside the house.

Authorities allege that Ferdinand brandished a handgun and shot the man, who was rushed to the hospital.

Ferdinand is wanted on a charge of attempted murder.

He is described as a black male, 5’7″, 160 lbs, woith a short afro and brown eyes.

Ferdinand is considered armed and dangerous,and police are advising the public not to approach the suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at http://www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.