Toronto rapper, Top5 aka Ali, according to Toronto Police Services has reason to believe that Ali has travelled to Western Canada, according to a news release on the investigation according to a CTV news report.
“Investigators believe he has travelled to Kelowna and Calgary and are urging anyone with information to contact police,” TPS said.
“No matter how insignificant the information may seem, all tips are important and could be key to the investigation.”
TPS believe Ali to be violent and dangerous and ask that anyone who locates him call 911 immediately, rather than approach him.
Hassan Ali, 22, of Toronto, has been charged with one count of first-degree murder and three counts of failing to comply with recognizance.
He was originally charged with accessory after the tact to murder, but the charge was upgraded to first-degree murder in May 2021.
It is alleged that a man attempting to drive his car into the garage of an apartment building at 40 Falstaff Avenue was shot at numerous times. TPS located an unresponsive victim, now identified as Hashim Omar Hashi, 20, in the driver’s seat, suffering from gunshot wounds, pronouncing him deceased at the scene.