It was just after 10 pm on Monday, October 5, 2020, when Durham Regional Police Service and Region of Durham Paramedic Services responded to the King Street E apartment building. A 20-year-old male was found deceased in the outside parking lot where the shooting took place. Three persons from the building have been taken into custody as part of this ongoing investigation. A firearm was also recovered at the scene.
This is the seventh homicide in Durham Region for 2020.
Anyone with new information is asked to contact Det. Dorego of Major Crimes Homicide Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5319.
Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at www.durhamregionalcrimestoppers.ca and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.