Morning Webcast: SIU probe Newmarket shooting & Malaysia flight victims’ remains to be taken to Netherlands
The province’s Special Investigations Unit is called in after a police shooting in Newmarket. No police officers were injured in the incident. Also, a train carrying the remains of victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 arrived on Tuesday in the eastern Ukrainian city of Kharkiv. The remains will be taken to the Netherlands.
Malaysian Airlines victims remembered as investigators gain access to disaster scene
The Malaysian Airlines victims, including a Canadian, were remembered at Queen’s Park with a moment of silence and Dutch officials provided an update on where the remains will be taken as investigators were permitted access to the scene Monday.
Police investigating anti-Muslim graffiti at Vaughan community centre
The Star of David plus hateful anti-Muslim slurs were sprayed painted at the Jaffari mosque in Vaughan, which York Regional Police is investigating. Some speculated the tension may be because of the Jaffari’s plan to build a condo complex.
Video: Toronto mayoral candidates show off dance moves at weekend events
Watch as Mayor Rob Ford and Karen Stintz showed off their dance moves during a youth event at Yonge Dundas Square. Also Stintz, Olivia Chow, Sarah Thomson and David Soknacki danced at the Salsa on St. Clair festival.
Video: Man sent to hospital following shooting in Etobicoke
Here’s video from the scene on Jamestown Crescent in Etobicoke following a shooting just after midnight on Monday. His injuries are not considered to be life-threatening. Police are still looking for a suspect.