Ontario’s police watchdog, the Special Investigations Unit, says it is investigating after a police shooting in Markham, Ont., left one person dead.
York Regional Police said the incident occurred at around 7:10 a.m., on Friday, in the Eyer Drive and Calvert Road area.
Police said officers were in the area “as part of an investigation into six recent home invasion robberies.”
According to police, an “interaction occurred between officers and multiple suspects.”
Police said one man was shot and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Another man was shot and was taken to hospital. Officers said he is now in stable condition.