Man shot at in fight over parking spot: police
Published Friday, October 14, 2011 10:47AM EDT
A warrant has been issued for a man accused of opening fire on another man during a fight over a parking spot last July.
Toronto police said the shooting occurred at 55 Bishop Tutu Blvd., near Bathurst Street and Lake Shore Boulevard West, on the afternoon of July 30.
Police said an 18-year-old man confronted a 23-year-old man over a parking spot, leading to a fight that escalated when a 21-year-old man pulled out a gun.
The 18-year-old is accused of urging the armed man to fire the gun.
Police said the victim was grazed by a bullet, escaping serious injuries.
Thomas Alcott, 21, was arrested July 30 and charged with five offences, including pointing a firearm and discharging a firearm endangering life.
Investigators have obtained a warrant for a second suspect, police said Friday.
Cordell Cartledge, 18, is wanted for conspiracy to commit an indictable offence.
Police said Cartledge is black, six-foot-one, 230 pounds and has dark hair in cornrows. He is considered armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call police at 416-808-1400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).