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Posted Monday, July 06, 2020

Investigators with the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking witnesses following gunshots fired in the City of Richmond Hill.
On Sunday, July 5, 2020, shortly before 6 p.m., police were called to a park in the area of Worthington Avenue and Wood Rim Drive for a report of the sound of gunshots. When officers arrived they located several shell casings in the northeast corner of the park, but no victims.
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Posted Friday, July 03, 2020

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Frontline officers have made an arrest and seized a replica handgun following a shooting in the City of Vaughan.
On Friday, July 3, 2020, at approximately 12:20 a.m., officers responded to a weapons call in the area of Rutherford Road and Weston Road.  Officers were advised that three victims were standing outside together in a parking lot when a white Honda Civic with several occupants approached and began shooting at them. All of the victims were shot,...

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Posted Thursday, July 02, 2020

 
 
Investigators with the York Regional Police Homicide Unit have charged two more people in connection with the death of a 33-year-old man who was killed in a 2018 shooting in the City of Richmond Hill.
On Monday, December 24, 2018, at approximately 9:30 p.m., York Regional Police responded to Barnwood Drive, in the area of Bayview Avenue and Stouffville Road, after several calls came in reporting sounds of gunshots. When officers arrived, they located...

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Posted Thursday, July 02, 2020

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Investigators with the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau, along with the Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal, are investigating a fire at a residence in the City of Markham.
On Thursday, July 2, 2020, at approximately 2:20 a.m., York Regional Police, along with York Region Paramedic Services and Markham Fire and Emergency Services, were called to a residence on Colborne Street for a report of a fire. A concerned neighbor...

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Posted Tuesday, June 30, 2020

 
Investigators with the York Regional Police #2 District Criminal Investigations Bureau are seeking a suspect and witnesses following a shooting that occurred in the City of Richmond Hill.
On Sunday, June 28, 2020, at approximately 1:30 a.m., officers responded to a café, on Yonge Street just north of Oxford Street, for a report of a man who was shot. When officers arrived, they located the victim, a 25-year-old man from the City of Vaughan, who was taken...

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