Two Toronto Men Fatally Shot in Weston Neighbourhood Identified by Police

Toronto, Ontario – Toronto Police have identified the two men who were fatally shot in the city’s Weston neighborhood on Tuesday. The victims have been named as Akim Fleming, 33, and Rajiv Ralph, 31, both residents of Toronto. They were discovered on Hickory Tree Road, near Lawrence Avenue and Weston Road, with multiple gunshot wounds.

Both Fleming and Ralph were quickly transported to the hospital where they were sadly pronounced dead. This tragic incident marks the ninth and tenth homicides in Toronto so far this year, highlighting ongoing concerns about gun violence in the city.

Authorities have yet to disclose whether the two victims were acquainted with each other or reveal the circumstances surrounding the shooting. The motive behind the attack and the potential involvement of any other individuals remain unclear as the investigation continues.

Homicide investigators are urging anyone with information regarding the case to come forward and assist with the ongoing inquiry. Witnesses or those with relevant details can contact the police at 416-808-7400 or share information anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477) or by visiting

The tragic loss of Fleming and Ralph has sent shockwaves through the Weston community, with residents expressing concern and sorrow over the violence that claimed the lives of these two individuals. As the police work diligently to piece together the events leading to the shooting, the community remains vigilant and hopeful for justice to be served in this devastating case.