UPDATE: Calgary’s Forest Lawn shooting victim identified

Calgary, Alberta – The Calgary Police Service Homicide Unit continues to investigate a shooting in Forest Lawn that left multiple people injured, and one deceased.

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At approximately 9 p.m., Saturday, June 3, 2017, two masked men approached an outdoor basketball court located in the 4800 block of 14 Avenue S.E., and fired shots before running away from the scene.

Three victims were driven to hospital where one later succumbed to his injuries. A fourth victim later attended hospital on Sunday, June 4, for treatment of injuries sustained during the incident.

Investigators believe this was a targeted shooting. The motive remains unknown at this time. There were approximately 20 people gathered in the area at the time of the shooting. Officers have spoken with dozens of witnesses and continue to ask that anyone with information about this incident call police or Crime Stoppers.

The deceased victim of the shooting has been identified as Rinato TOY, 22, of Calgary.

Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact police by calling 403-266-1234, or the Homicide Unit Tip Line at 403-428-8877. Tips can also be left anonymously by contacting Crime Stoppers through any of the following methods:

TALK: 1-800-222-8477

TYPE: www.calgarycrimestoppers.org

TEXT: tttTIPS to 274637

CASE# 17228992

Calgary Police Service

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