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Media advisory,
Monday, February 27, 2017, 10 a.m.,
Headquarters, media gallery,
News conference,
TTC shooting at Dupont subway station,
Fifth anniversary with $25,000 reward outstanding

Broadcast time: 04:59
Monday, February 27, 2017

Hold Up

On Monday, February 27, 2017, at 10 a.m., in the media gallery at headquarters, Hold Up Staff Inspector Mike Earl will update the media on an investigation into the shooting of a TTC collector in 2012.

On Sunday, February 26, 2012, at 7:22 p.m., police responded to a call for a shooting at Dupont subway station.

It was reported that:

- a man approached the TTC collector's booth

- he fired several shots at the booth, striking the collector in the neck and shoulder

- the man fled emptyhanded

The news conference will be available on the Bell TOC and will be live-streamed.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Staff Inspector Mike Earl, Hold Up