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Police request assistance with Aggravated Assault investigation,
Bathurst Street and College Street area



Broadcast time: 08:36
Friday, September 1, 2017

14 Division
416-808-1400

Case #: 2017-1580890


The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with an Aggravated Assault investigation.

On Friday, September 1, 2017, at 1:15 a.m., an 18-year-old man and his friends were leaving a bar in the Bathurst Street and College Street area.

It is reported that:

- the man and his friends were confronted by group of men and a large fight ensued

- the man was hit several times and knocked to the ground

- while the man was on the ground, he was kicked and stomped on

- the group of men fled the area

- the man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries

The men are described as 18-25, wearing dark clothing.

Police are requesting assistance identifying those responsible for the assault, especially from those who may have recorded any part of the incident on a cell phone or other video recording device.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Mark Morris, 14 Division