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Man fatally shot near Sheppard-Yonge subway station in Toronto

Toronto police say a man is dead after a shooting outside a subway station Wednesday night.

Police say they received reports of gunshots heard around 10 p.m. in the area of Yonge St. and Sheppard Ave, near Sheppard-Yonge station.

Police say they found a victim with gunshot wounds in a parking lot and pronounced him dead at the scene.

No further information about the victim has been released.

Officers say the death is now a homicide investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

The Canadian Press

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