From 11 Division – Police request assistance with a stabbing and a shooting investigation

The Queensway and Windermere Avenue
11 Division – 416−808−1100

The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance from the public with two incidents that occurred in The Queensway and Windermere Avenue area on Tuesday the 14th of July 2009.

Just after midnight on the above mentioned date police responded to a stabbing call on Windermere Avenue.

It was reported that earlier a 19 year old man had been walking in the area of The Queensway and Windermere Avenue when he was approached by a man who assaulted him.

The victim fled the scene and returned to his home. Once there he realized that he had been stabbed in the arm.

The victim was taken to hospital where he was treated and released.

Soon after the stabbing incident police responded to a shooting call again in The Queensway and Windermere Avenue area.

Upon arrival at this location officers located an 18 year old man suffering from a gunshot wound.
The victim was taken to hospital where he underwent surgery. He is listed in serious condition.

It is unknown at this time if the two incidents are connected.

Investigators have seized security camera images from the area and will continue to canvass the area for information.

It has been reported that several people were seen running from the area prior to the arrival of police.

Investigators would like to speak to those people and anyone else with information.

Contact police at 416-808-1100 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).