One person in custody after reports that man fired gun at kids in west end


Toronto police say a person is in custody after reports of a man firing a handgun at children on Saint Clair Avenue West near Osler Street in the city’s west end on Tuesday.

In a tweet around 5 p.m., police said they received reports that a man with a black handgun had shot at kids. The suspect was described as a black male, in his late teens to early 20s, with black hair and a medium build. He was wearing a hoodie.

Police later tweeted that a person was in custody and a firearm had been recovered.

No injuries have been reported.