Police ID man, 28, killed in Scarborough shooting

At approximately 10:18 p.m., police were called to the area of Warden Avenue and Ellesmere Road for reports of gunshots. (Arlyn Mcadorey/CBC - image credit)
At approximately 10:18 p.m., police were called to the area of Warden Avenue and Ellesmere Road for reports of gunshots. (Arlyn Mcadorey/CBC - image credit)

A 28-year-old man has died after he was shot in Scarborough Saturday night, Toronto police say.

Duty Insp. Dan Pravica said at approximately 10:20 p.m., officers were called to a gas station in the area of Warden Avenue and Ellesmere Road for reports of gunshots. Upon arriving, they located a man with gunshot wounds.

The suspects had fired several shots into the victim's car before fleeing the scene, police said in a news release Sunday.

Flowers left near a Scarborough gas station where a man was shot and killed Saturday night. Toronto police have identified the victim as Sulakshan Selvasingam, 28, of Pickering.
Flowers left near a Scarborough gas station where a man was shot and killed Saturday night. Toronto police have identified the victim as Sulakshan Selvasingam, 28, of Pickering.

Flowers left near a Scarborough gas station where a man was shot and killed Saturday night. Toronto police have identified the victim as Sulakshan Selvasingam, 28, of Pickering. (Spencer Gallichan-Lowe/CBC )

The man was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead, the news release said.

Police have identified the victim as Sulakshan Selvasingam of Pickering.

Anyone with information is asked to contact investigators.