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Man killed in Yorkville shooting

Last Updated May 29, 2018 at 1:45 pm EDT

A section of Yorkville is closed after a fatal shooting on May 28, 2018. CITYNEWS

A 37-year-old Toronto man is dead after he was shot in Yorkville on Monday night.

Witnesses told police they heard at least three shots ring out in the Bay Street and Yorkville Avenue area around 11:30 p.m. on Monday.

When emergency crews arrived on scene they found the man without vital signs, suffering from gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police have identified the victim as Matthew Staikos.

Investigators are looking for a male suspect who fled the area in a silver or grey four-door Mercedes.

Matthew Staikos, 37, was killed in a shooting in Yorkville on May 28, 2018. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service
Matthew Staikos, 37, was killed in a shooting in Yorkville on May 28, 2018. HANDOUT/Toronto Police Service
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