The injured party belonged to the worldwide Muslim association of Toronto, the organisation confirmed in a statement on social media on Saturday nighttime
The association said it was “intensely distressed and shocked” to study concerning the “tragic occasion.”
“There are no language for what happened to the associate of this congregation,” the declaration read.
“We additional encourage our the public not to hypothesize on what happened as the inquiry is continuing. Instead, we ask that you remain our brother and his family in your prayers.”
The police’s murder unit is probing the occasion, CBS report.
Police say that the expect is “a slim man wearing a black hoodie and dark pants”. Anyone with any information regarding the event has been urged to get in touch with the police.