People injured in shooting during the ceremony, the NBA champion Toronto Raptors

The four people in the Canadian city of Toronto, were on Monday injured in a shoot-out. The city was, at that time, the awards ceremony of the Toronto Raptors takes place. The basketball team has recently completed the first Canadian club to the LEAGUE title was won.

The chief of police of the city of Toronto, Mark Saunders, confirmed at a news conference that four people have been shot dead. The two of them were seriously injured, although their situation is not life-threatening.

The police have the two suspects arrested and two firearms were seized.

Two million fans were out in Toronto on the streets to see their heroes, to be welcomed with a bus ride through the city, were driven in. Also, the Canadian prime minister, Justin Trudeau was on the ceremony to come.

The shooting took place in the vicinity of Nathan Phillips Square, the final destination of the parade. The shooting incident created a chaotic situation in which the strategic orientations of the people wegduwden in order to have a safe place to look. The incident led to a brief break in the revelry.

The Raptors were victorious on Friday in the sixth match of the final round. They won the match with a 114-110 by the defending champion Golden State Warriors, and they came to a impassable 4-2-lead.


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