Police identify homicide victim after North York warehouse shooting

Toronto police have identified, Justin Kyle Ezeard, 32, as the man who was found dead in a commercial unit in North York. handout / Toronto Police

Toronto police have identified a man who was found dead in a commercial unit after a shooting incident in North York.

Officers received a call for reports of a shooting at 8:52 a.m on Friday, May 3, to a commercial building at 111 Millwick Drive, just southeast of Steeles Avenue West and Islington Avenue.

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When police arrived on scene, a man was located inside the unit with obvious signs of trauma. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators have now identified the victim as 32-year-old Justin Kyle Ezeard of Toronto.

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Another man was also injured in the incident, police said. He was treated at the scene for minor injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment.

A post-mortem examination is scheduled to determine Ezeard’s cause of death. There’s currently no word on suspects.

This is Toronto’s 23rd homicide of 2019.

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