Toronto Police have identified a suspect after an elderly man was fatally shot in the city’s west end Friday evening.
Police arrived at a home near Playfair Ave. and Caledonia Rd. shortly after 5 p.m. to find a man with a gunshot wound.
Toronto Paramedic Services confirmed the victim, a man in his 80s, was pronounced dead on scene after life-saving efforts were made.
The identity of the victim has not been released pending notification of next of kin, police say.
Domenico Scopelliti, 51, of Toronto, is wanted for first-degree murder.
He is described as white, six-foot-one with a heavy build.
Police say he is considered armed and dangerous and should not be approached if spotted.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7400 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477 (TIPS).