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Shot at Toronto Raptors NBA Title Parade

Shot at Toronto Raptors NBA Title Parade

Note that the Toronto raptors, founded in 1995, for the first time in history became the champion of the National Basketball Association.

It was later confirmed by police that two victims were injured during the shooting, there no were no casualties, and that two people are now in custody.

Three people were arrested and two guns were recovered, Toronto police said, and investigators did not discuss a possible motive for the attack.

However, the incident caused only a brief pause in the celebratory speeches, which were still going on. As reported by CBC, in one of the moments was committed by four shots at the intersection of Bay and albert, triggering the flight of people and hustle.

Kawhi Leonard points at his playoffs MVP trophy as he poses with performing artist Drake during the 2019 Toronto Raptors Championship parade in Toronto on Monday, June 17, 2019.

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Callis tweeted out that he was "trapped with terrified people in the basement" during the shooting.

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Toronto Mayor John Tory, and the Raptors players remained on stage while the ceremony was briefly interrupted, per the Associated Press.

Raptors announcer Matt Devlin, who was on stage, told the crowds there was an emergency and attempted to keep everyone calm, witnesses said. Relief teams can be seen evacuating between ten to fifteen people from the square, without their status being known. What they won't know until at least June 30 is whether Leonard ever will wear a Toronto uniform again, and Leonard declined to offer any hints Monday. The forward, who came reluctantly to Toronto, was at first vocal that it was not its desired destination, has become the great star of this team.

The rest, you've got to see for yourself.

The arrival of Kawhi Leonard along with Danny Green, in an offseason deal that sent fan favourite DeMar DeRozan to the San Antonio Spurs, proved to be the final piece of the puzzle for Toronto. That's the most important, because we play this sport because we want to enjoy and have fun and be happy and be somewhere people love you.