A person has been arrested within the brazen daylight capturing in Coronation Park over the Labour Day lengthy weekend that claimed the lifetime of a father.
Toronto Police say Andrew Douglas, 25, of Toronto, was arrested Thursday with the assistance of the Gun and Gang Job Pressure and is charged with first-degree homicide within the loss of life of Michael Lewis. The 30-year-old was shot whereas attending a memorial barbecue for an additional homicide sufferer at 6:15 p.m. on Sept. 2 within the lakefront park.
Lewis was killed in entrance of his pregnant companion and two babies.
Police stated 4 males had approached Lewis and, after a brief dialog, one pulled out a handgun and fired a number of pictures at Lewis, who died on the scene.
“We consider he was approached by and knew the suspects,” Det. Amanda Thorton stated on Sept. four. “There was some form of relationship.”
Douglas was scheduled to look in Previous Metropolis Corridor court docket on Friday at 10 a.m.
The memorial Lewis attended was for Kamal Hercules, who was shot to loss of life in a focused capturing in 2009.
Thorton stated about 40 folks have been on the memorial when Lewis was killed.
Lewis was the town’s 73rd murder sufferer of the yr.