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Toronto man, 19, killed in early morning shooting in Hamilton

Last Updated Sep 23, 2018 at 4:04 pm EST

A Hamilton police cruiser is seen in an undated file photo. CITYNEWS

Police say a 19-year-old Toronto man is dead after a shooting in Hamilton.

They say the incident happened at about 4 a.m. on Sunday, when the man was reportedly shot.

Hamilton Police say a group of people tried to transport the injured male to hospital themselves, but they ended up taking him to a fire station they were passing and he was transferred into an ambulance.

Investigators say the teen was later pronounced dead in hospital.

He has been identified as Natshon Defreitas of Toronto

They say a suspect or suspects have not yet been identified.