Multiple casualties reported in downtown Toronto shooting


Police and emergency personnel services are responding to a shooting that reportedly involves multiple victims in the downtown Toronto neighbourhood known as Greektown.

Police have yet to release any confirmed details, but local television station CP24 is showing images of multiple ambulances and other first responders at the scene, with several people being treated by paramedics.

Just this weekend Toronto police deployed dozens of additional officers to deal with a disturbing spike in gun violence in the city.