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Man Shot Dead Near Jane And Eglinton

07/18/2012 12:09 EDT | Updated 09/16/2012 05:12 EDT
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A man has been shot dead near Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue, Toronto police say.

Police said a 42-year-old man died after being shot once at the corner of Emmett and Verona avenues, northwest of Jane and Eglinton.

He was found in a parking lot near the soccer field at Eglinton Flats and pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are interviewing several witnesses and said there is a report of a white SUV leaving the scene.

The reported shooting comes less than 24 hours after a shootout in Scarborough that saw 25 people shot, two of whom died.

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