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Second suspect arrested after possible targeted shooting in Thornhill

Last Updated Oct 23, 2020 at 12:23 pm EST

File photo of a York Regional Police cruiser. (File/CITYNEWS)

A 36-year-old man is recovering in hospital and two people are now in custody after an overnight shooting in Thornhill.

Police were called to the townhouse complex at 85 Henderson Ave, northwest of Bayview and Steeles, just before 1 a.m. Friday morning

The victim was rushed to a hospital with a gunshot wound where he underwent surgery. He is expected to survive.

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Police believe this may have been a targeted shooting.

A 44-year-old man was taken into custody at a nearby townhome shortly after the shooting and faces a charge of attempted murder.

A second suspect was arrested a few hours later.

Investigators are urging any witnesses who have not yet spoken to them, to come forward.

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