Weekend shooting victim succumbs to his injuries
Police gather at the scene of a shooting on College Street in Toronto. (Tom Podolec / CTV Toronto)
Published Tuesday, November 13, 2012 12:17PM EST
A man shot in the city's west end over the weekend has died of his injuries.
Toronto police announced Monday that 23-year-old Qoheleth Chong died in hospital, where he was undergoing treatment for a gunshot wound to his neck.
Chong was shot at approximately 1 a.m. Sunday morning, on College Street just east of Bathurst Street.
He was transferred to hospital without vital signs.
Investigators are asking the public for help locating two suspects seen running from the scene iof the shooting incident.
One is described as a slim, 6'1" black male last seen wearing a tan or khaki jacket or shirt. The other is described as a 5'9" black male last spotted in all black, baggy clothing.
Tips can be left with police at 416−808−7400, or anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 416−222−TIPS (8477).