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Victim identified in apartment shooting near The Esplanade

Last Updated Dec 18, 2017 at 7:30 am EDT

Mark Young, 52, was found shot to death inside an apartment building on Henry Lane Terrace, near The Esplanade, on Dec. 16, 2017. Police released his photo on Dec. 18, 2017. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service

Toronto police have identified the man found shot to death at an apartment building near The Esplanade over the weekend.

Mark Young, 52, was found inside the building on Henry Lane Terrace early Saturday morning suffering from trauma.

Police attempted to revive him, but he was subsequently pronounced dead on the scene.

On Monday, police said the cause of death was multiple gunshot wounds.

Police said the incident has the earmarks of a “targeted shooting,” but have not yet released a description of a suspect or suspects.

Young is the city’s 61st murder victim of the year.