Abdulmoaize Popal Death – Cause Of Death – Authorities have identified the victim murdered following a drive-by shooting in Toronto as 23-year-old Abdulmoaize Popal of Ajax. The drive-by shooting occurred outside a Scarborough apartment complex at 3945 Lawrence Ave. E. on Tuesday, November 16 shortly after 10 p.m.
Officers were dispatched to the scene on November 16 at about 10 p.m on a report of a shooting, They arrived and found Popal unresponsive outside the front door of a lowrise apartment building. according to the report, all effort to revive Popal by his neighbours was unsuccessful. He was pronounced deceased after succumbing to his injuries at the scene.
During the investigation, authorities learnt that a light-coloured SUV believed to be a Subaru, was last seen fleeing the area northbound on Orton Park Road after the incident.
A thorough investigation is ongoing by authorities. Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the shooting or was in the vicinity at the time it happened and has video footage to come forward.