Boy, 16, dies in shooting

09/02/2013 06:12 EDT | Updated 11/02/2013 05:12 EDT
A16-year-old boy is dead after he was shot in the neck in an apartment on Weston Road near Lawrence Avenue West late Sunday.

Police say the teen had no vital signs when he was found just before midnight in a 19th floor apartment at 2240 Weston Rd.

He was rushed to hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No other details have been released and no arrests have been made.

Several teenagers have been shot to death in Toronto this summer in a spate of violence that has alarmed both police and community activists.