Prosecutor Joe Deters said: “He purposely killed him.
He should have never been a police officer.” Dubose was black and Tensing was white, the latest in a series of racially aggravated police shootings.
The second man, Mohamed Ibrahim Sail, 24, from Calgary, awaits trial.
Rocco Di Paola, a former candidate for Mayor of Toronto, survived the shooting. It is thought the shooting was related to organised crime in the York region, just north of Toronto.
May 18 – Richard Groves, 32, was beaten to death at a flat in Warley, West Midlands.
Darren Lander, 28, has been charged with murder and awaits trial.
He had been out on ,000 bail on a firearms charge.
Suspect Rasheed Martin, 20, was arrested in Superior, Wisconsin, a few weeks later.