One dead and around thirteen people sustained injuries in a mass shooting that took place on Sunday night in Toronto, Canada. Reports said that the incident took place in Greektown district where a gunman opened fire at several people. Soon after shooting other people, the gunman shot himself and died on the spot. The injured, including a young girl, were soon rushed to a nearby hospital, American news network CNN reported. There have been no reports regarding the condition of injured for now. According to local reports, the shooting took place outside a restaurant.

In a tweet, the Toronto Police said that around 9 people were shot. The injured does not include the shooter who has shot himself and died at the spot. According to eyewitnesses, a man dressed in black started fired around 15 to 20 gunshots. The local media also reports that the sound of the weapon being reloaded several times was also noticed. The police have been requesting the witnesses to come forward and coordinate with the police officials in the further investigation. Following the ongoing operations at the spots, the entry and exit gates have been sealed off. The police said that it is too soon to link the incident with terrorism. 

 

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