News

 

Police lay charges in deadly Vaughan shooting

24-year old David Odesho of Toronto was wanted in the crime. He turned himself into police on Sunday.

David Odesho is charged
(Peel Police handout)

Police identified the suspect they were searching for in connection to a deadly shooting that happened Friday night in Vaughan.

On Saturday, they said they were searching for 24-year old David Odesho of Toronto. Odesho turned himself into police on Sunday evening and was charged with first degree murder and attempted murder.

It was around 6:45 Friday evening when a man was gunned down at a cafe on Woodstream Boulevard, near Highway 7 and Martin Grove Road. Another man was also shot and rushed to hospital with serious injuries.

The man who died, was identified as 36-year old Sarhad Sadiq of Nobleton.

Odesho has a court appearance Monday morning.

Police aren't searching for any other suspects, but continue to look for a white 2011 Mazda 3, four-door vehicle. It was last seen leaving the scene of the shooting and has an Ontario license plate that reads, BRFS163.

Leave a comment:

· Subscribe to comments
Log in and be the first to comment!

Your GTA

Sign Up For Breaking News Alerts

Becoming a member only takes 60 seconds! Members get access to exclusive information and products that non-members do not, including concert ticket presales, trips, advance notice on upcoming entertainment events, movie screening passes, music giveaways and more!

Login with Facebook

Stay connected 24/7! Receive breaking news and programming alerts right to your inbox. CLICK HERE to sign-up.

Today's Poll

What do you do with the money you save as gas prices fall?

Voting is restricted to one vote every 24 hour(s) VoteResults

Top Stories

Facebook

Twitter