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Man, 46, killed in early morning shooting

Last Updated Aug 25, 2019 at 10:12 pm EDT

Police are investigating after the body of a man was found with a gunshot wound on Toryork Drive in North York. CITYNEWS/Ken Townsend

Police are investigating the shooting death of a man in an industrial area in North York.

One man was found without vital signs in the an industrial area on Toryork Road near Weston Road and Finch Avenue just after 5 a.m.

Police confirm the victim was suffering from a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as Alexis Charles, 46, of Toronto.

The investigation continues into the circumstances that led up to the shooting, but police believe it was a targeted shooting.

They are urging witnesses to come forward and say there was a large party still going on in the area at the time of the shooting.

This is the 41st homicide of 2019.