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Toronto police investigate seven shootings over weekend, including four fatal

Toronto police are investigating seven shootings over the weekend, four of which were fatal.

Toronto police are investigating seven shootings over the weekend, four of which were fatal.

Investigators say 28-year-old Kamal Daley was shot dead early Saturday morning, less than two hours before Donald Leroy (Smokey) Marson died of a gunshot wound.

A third man was shot and killed at about 3:30 p.m. Saturday in a plaza parking lot.

Police say a fourth man -- a taxi driver -- died on Sunday evening after reportedly being shot while behind the wheel.

Earlier Sunday, police say, a teen boy suffered serious injuries after being shot in a car.

In another Sunday-morning incident, a woman turned up to hospital with a gunshot wound.

And several hours after that, just before 8 a.m., a man was badly injured after being shot near a restaurant.

Police haven't said whether any of the shootings are connected.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Oct. 24, 2021.

The Canadian Press