Canadian officials have identified the suspect in Sunday’s deadly shooting in Toronto as Faisal Hussain, 29.
The Ontario Special Investigations Unit (SIU) said it was releasing his name due “to the exceptional circumstances of this tragic incident”.
In a statement released by the Hussein family apologizing for Faisal’s despicable actions, the family claims that Faisal suffered from serious mental health challenges and had struggled with untreatable psychosis and depression most of his life.
“Our hearts are in pieces for the victims and for our city as we all come to grips with this terrible tragedy,” they said.
A 10-year-old girl and an 18-year-old woman died after a gunman opened fire on a busy avenue in the Greektown district of Toronto.
Thirteen others were injured in the rampage in Canada’s largest city.
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