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3 suspects charged with 2nd-degree murder after Ajax, Ont. shooting: Durham police

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WATCH ABOVE: (Nov. 11) Police in Ajax, Ont., are looking into a shooting in a residential neighbourhood on Thursday morning that left one man dead. Albert Delitala reports – Nov 11, 2021

Three suspects have been charged with second-degree murder in connection with a shooting that claimed the life of a 33-year-old man in Ajax, Ont., on Thursday.

Durham Regional Police said that at around 4:25 a.m., officers were called to a home on Pembry Drive, in the area of Westney and Kingston roads, for reports of an armed person.

When officers arrived, they found the victim, identified as Ajax resident Maurice Fullerton, suffering from gunshot wounds.

Read more: Man dies after shooting at residence in Ajax, police say

He was rushed to a Toronto-area trauma centre but later died.

Police said three suspects were arrested “shortly after” the shooting.

Devin Mandley-Byer, 22, Trevor Kotzma, 25, and Michael Rodgers, 25, have been charged with second-degree murder, police said.

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