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Man, 28, facing charge in relation to online cycling video



Broadcast time: 06:39
Monday, September 11, 2017

51 Division
416-808-1900

Case #: 2017-1200953


On Saturday, June 17, 2017, at 12 p.m., a cyclist was recorded on video, riding his bicycle in an allegedly careless manner, on Yonge Street at Carlton Street.

It is alleged that:

- a man, 28, was riding a bicycle southbound on Yonge Street, south of Wellesley Street

- the cyclist weaved through traffic, rode on the sidewalk, failed to signal lane changes, failed to yield to pedestrians, and failed to stop for a red light

The man has been charged with:

1) Careless driving

He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Thursday, October 19, 2017, 1:30 p.m., courtroom C.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Constable Clint Stibbe, Traffic Services