Police apprehend suspect in York University shooting. Courtesy of CTV News.

Police apprehend suspect in York University shooting. Courtesy of CTV News.

After a weeklong investigation, Toronto Police have apprehended and charged a person they believe to be the gunman involved with last week’s shooting at York University.

22-year-old Kemon Edwards has been charged with discharging a firearm and endangering lives.

Two were injured in the shooting. One woman was shot in the leg, while another sustained injuries due to shrapnel. Neither injuries were life threatening.

Police first received a call around 10:45 P.M. on Friday, March 7, 2014. The university was immediately put into lock down procedures which lasted until 1 A.M.

 

 

NewsTalk 1010 reports, “Some witnesses suggested the shooting may have been accidental.”

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Nathanael Lewis is the Brantford Manager of Operations [BMO], based out of the WLUSP Brantford office. Before becoming the BMO, Nathanael was a volunteer with The Sputnik and eventually became the News Editor. He is currently in the Honours Journalism program at Laurier Brantford, looking to graduate in 2016. Nathanael enjoys spending time with his fiance and biking along the Grand River trails.

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