A woman aged 22 was found dead outside a house on Prospect Street in Newmarket. The cause of death was a gunshot wound, and she has also been identified.
On July 29 at about 1:30 in the morning, 22-year-old Nicole Mercer of Toronto was murdered at the house near Gorham Street. Police said she was killed there and taken to the hospital by emergency services, but died later.
The police have declared that this shooting was a murder, after a post mortem examination revealed that the person died from a gunshot wound.
The police are investigating the incident, and are calling for any witnesses who have not yet talked to them to do so.
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