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Man, 23, arrested in Assault with a Weapon investigation,
Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area



Broadcast time: 14:52
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

32 Division
416-808-3200

Case #: 2017-1151930


On Wednesday, June 27, 2017, at 10:20 p.m., police responded to the Bathurst Street and Sheppard Avenue West area for a Person with a Knife call.

It is alleged that:

- two men became involved in a dispute while in the process of dispensing fuel into their respective vehicles

- the dispute escalated quickly and one man armed himself with an edged weapon

- the man attempted to strike the other man with the edged weapon

Seyed-Amir-Ali Sheikholeslami, 23, was arrested at the scene of the incident and has been charged with:

1) Assault with a Weapon
2) Weapons Dangerous

He is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Thursday, August 10, 2017, 1 p.m., room 301.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Acting Detective Sergeant Andrew Taylor, 32 Division