10:17 GMT24 September 2020
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    TORONTO (Sputnik) - A shooting at a home in the Canadian city of Oshawa left five individuals dead, Ontario's Durham Regional Police said in a statement on Friday.

    "On Friday, September 4, 2020, at approximately 1:20 a.m. [5:20 a.m. GMT], officers responded to a residence on Parklane Avenue in Oshawa after numerous reports of gunshots. Members of the Tactical Support Unit arrived quickly and entered the residence to find five deceased people inside and one adult female who was alive but suffering from a gunshot wound", the statement said.

    The suspect died at the scene from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to investigators, who believe there are no outstanding suspects.

    ​Police said they located a 50-year-old female at the residence, who was rushed to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. All the victims were known to each other, Durham Regional Police said.

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