The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance locating a man wanted in an Attempt Murder investigation.
On Sunday, April 9, 2017, at 1:50 a.m., police responded to a call for a person with a gun in the Queen Street West and John Street area.
It is alleged that:
- a man became involved in an altercation with a group of people
- he pulled out a handgun and pointed it at a 33-year-old man
- he pulled the trigger twice, but the gun may have jammed and did not fire
- he then fled the scene
A Warrant in the First has been issued for Tyrell Evans, 28, of Toronto.
He is wanted for:
1) Attempt murder
2) Assault with a weapon
3) Point firearm
4) Weapons dangerous
5) Careless use of a firearm
6) Unauthorized possession of a firearm
7) Carry concealed weapon
8) Possession of firearm obtained by crime
9) Possession of firearm contrary to prohibition order
10) Fail to comply with probation
He is considered armed and dangerous. Do not approach. If seen, call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5235, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.