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Suspect sought in Danforth Ave. shooting investigation

Police are searching the city for a 19-year-old suspect who allegedly shot a man in the back on Thursday.

The suspect allegedly got in an argument with a group of men in the area of Greenwood and Danforth Aves. around 7 p.m., police said in a press release.

After walking away from the group, the suspect returned with a handgun. He fired a single shot at one of the men, hitting him in the back.

The suspect then fled the scene, police said.

The victim was taken to hospital and treated for life-threatening injuries.

Police identified the suspect as Javell Jackson of Toronto. He was last seen in a 2002 black Hyundai Santa Fe.

thestar.com – News