Update: Victim of fatal shooting inside a North York bar identified

Miganeh

Police have identified the victim of a deadly shooting inside a bar in North York early Thursday morning.

It happened just before 1:30 a.m. near Jane and Lawrence. Police say someone walked in and opened fire. 

20 year-old Miganeh Idriss, was found with gunshot wounds just outside the bar. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

Officers located a second man hit by multiple bullets inside the bar. He was rushed to a trauma centre with life-threatening injuries.

Homicide detectives are leading the investigation.

No suspect description has been released, but police are looking for a grey SUV seen leaving the area, at the time of the shooting.

This marks the city's 63rd homicide of the year.

There were a number of other shootings overnight, highlighting the increase in gun crimes in the city.

In one case, police say a man made his own way to hospital after a shooting near Dufferin and Lawrence. They say it happened in a Burger King drive-through. The man is expected to live.

Someone also shot up a home near Jane and Grandravine. No one was hurt.

There were also shots fired near McCowan and Eglinton. Police say no one was hit but they found shell casings.


With files from NEWSTALK1010's Tiffany Hendsbee and the Toronto Police Service