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Police identify 20-year-old man fatally shot in North York

Toronto police have identified the man fatally shot in North York as Tijjuan Kidd-Bailey, 20.
Toronto police have identified the man fatally shot in North York as Tijjuan Kidd-Bailey, 20. Toronto police/Handouts

Toronto police have identified the 20-year-old man fatally shot in North York Sunday evening.

Emergency crews were called to 25 Duncanwoods Drive, near Finch Avenue West, just before 6 p.m.

Police said officers were patrolling the area when they heard gun shots.

When they arrived, officers located evidence of gunfire including several shell casings.

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Toronto Paramedics tell Global News after life-saving measures, they did not transport the victim and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Monday, he was identified as 20-year-old Tyjjuan Kidd-Bailey, of Brampton.

Witnesses in the area told police there was a man fleeing the area.

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Police said officers were in a foot pursuit of a suspect who ran towards a ravine in the area.

Investigators said they are looking for a male wearing a mask and a red jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

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