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'Violent and extremely dangerous' suspect sought in Flemingdon shooting

Last Updated Aug 13, 2017 at 8:34 pm EDT

Folding stock shotgun allegedly seized in execution of search warrant (TPS / Handout)

Police have identified a suspect wanted for attempted murder and numerous drug and weapons charges in connection with a North York shooting.

One man was rushed to hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries after police responded to a call in the St. Dennis Drive and Linkwood Lane area around 7 p.m. Saturday night.

Police say a male suspect fled the scene in a grey car described as a 2017 Dodge Charger with licence plates BRFK-061.

He’s been identified as 22-year-old Di’on Jahil Wong. He is described as black, five-feet-eight, weighing 146 pounds with short curly black hair. He was last seen wearing all black clothing with a black handgun.

A search of his home turned up a quantity of crack cocaine, a shotgun, a bulletproof vest, homemade ammunition and drug making paraphernalia.

Police say Wong is considered armed, violent and extremely dangerous and anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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