Lynda Cruz Marques Death – Cause of Death – Officials identified the victim killed in a targeted Hyde Park shooting on Friday evening.
London police said Lynda Cruz Marques a 30-year-old nurse died of her gunshot wound at Woteroak Drive and Heardcreek Trail.
Lynda was a medical aesthetics nurse, performing cosmetic filler injections and other procedures.
She was registered as a nurse in February 2020 from the College of Nurses of Ontario.
On July 27, she posted to her Instagram page that she was launching her own medical aesthetics business in London after serving at St. Thomas Elgin General Hospital.
On Friday night at about 8 p.m. a person was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries, where they later died, police said. It was reported that police responded to multiple gunshots at Wateroak Drive and Heardcreek Trail.
Police confirmed that the shooting was targeted. Police had a drone in the air to survey the scene and had multiple evidence markers on the ground, spanning both properties.
Investigations still continue as no suspects have been approached.
This is the 11th homicide in London this year, according to London police.