Local politician Nathaniel Erskine-Smith confirmed the 18-year-old was Reese Fallon, a recent high school graduate who planned to study nursing.
The man behind a deadly shooting spree in the heart of Toronto's Greektown came from a supportive family beleaguered with troubles and showed no outward signs of the mental illness believed to have plagued him for years, neighbours said Tuesday.
"We are at a awful loss for words but we must speak out to express our deepest condolences to the families who are now suffering on account of our son's horrific actions", Hussain's family said in a statement.
"We are utterly devastated by the incomprehensible news that our son was responsible for the senseless violence and loss of life that too place on the Danforth", the statement said.
"Our son had severe mental health challenges, struggling with psychosis and depression his entire life", the family statement said.
Saunders credited a quick police response for keeping the victim count lower than it could have been.
Sgt. Terry Brown said that some of those injured have light injuries, but some have "life-altering" injuries.
Officials said numerous victims had been transported to area hospitals. The two remaining victims were in stable condition.
Police investigate a vehicle at the scene of a shooting in Toronto, Monday (local time).
The mass shooting unfolded at numerous scenes, which complicates the investigation, Brown said.
"We do not know why this happened", Toronto Police Chief Mark Saunders said, adding he would not speculate about the gunman's motive.Читайте также: FCA board recommends Jeep exec. replace Marchionne
Police urged people to provide video or witness testimony.
No officers were injured during the incident.
No information had yet been released about the two shooting victims even as police continued to blanket the scene that's home to dozens of restaurants, small businesses and family homes. They recently ran into each other at Shopper's Drug Mart.
Gunfire rang out in the middle of a bustling Toronto neighborhood Sunday night, killing a girl and young woman who are now tied to the more than 200 shootings in the city so far this year. But they have said the arrested driver, Alek Minassian, posted a message on social media referencing a misogynistic online community prior to the attack.
Witnesses said they heard 25 gunshots, the news website reported.
Thoe 13 people wounded ranged in age from 17 to 59, police said.
"It's nearly inconceivable that these things can happen", Mr Tory said. Our hearts are in pieces for the victims and for our city as we all come to grips with this awful tragedy.
Ottawa has been looking at changes to Criminal Code handgun provisions - not based on the Toronto shooting, but after hearing testimony earlier this year from people affected by the January 2017 mosque shooting in Quebec City, where six people were killed, the minister said.
"Guns are too readily available to too many people", Tory told a news conference.
There had been a recent spike of gun violence in the city, the Associated Press reports.При любом использовании материалов сайта и дочерних проектов, гиперссылка на обязательна.
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