Shooting at North York bowling alley – Two dead

A man and a woman in their 20s were shot outside a bowling alley near Samor Road and Dufferin Street area yesterday, according to Toronto Police. The man was pronounced dead at the scene and the woman died later after getting rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Police were called to Playtime Bowl & Entertainment in the Samor Road and Dufferin Street area at around 10 p.m. Saturday after reports of gunfire. “Five to 10 shots were heard outside of a business,” police spokesperson Katrina Arrogante said. It wasn’t known if the shooting was targeted or random. Police have no suspect information at this time. Const. Allyson Douglas-Cook said police are currently notifying next of kin and further updates will be provided at a news conference at noon. Post-mortem examinations are scheduled for Sunday.

A man in his 20s was found unresponsive on the ground, and a woman in her 20s was found with life-threatening gunshot wounds shortly afterward. The man was pronounced dead at the scene while the woman was rushed to hospital. She later died.

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