Police investigating shooting death of 15-year-old
Teen shot dies in hospital
Published Tuesday, February 12, 2013 6:16AM EST
Last Updated Tuesday, February 12, 2013 9:33PM EST
Police are investigating following the death of a 15-year-old boy shot at a north end apartment building late Monday night.
Officers responded to a call about the shooting around 10:30 p.m. on the third floor of a residential building on Turf Grass Way in the Jane Street and Finch Avenue area.
Toronto Emergency Medical Services arrived on the scene and rushed the boy to hospital. Paramedics said at the time the teen was without vital signs. Police confirmed early Tuesday morning the boy had died.
Police said Tuesday they’re still trying to determine whether the shooting was intentional or accidental. The death has been classified by police as suspicious.
Three teens were taken in for questioning from the scene Monday night and are still being questioned by police.
Police said the investigation is still in its early stages.
Anyone with information is asked to call police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).
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