Attempt Murder investigation,
Yonge Street and Steeles Avenue West area
Broadcast time: 10:23
Thursday, September 21, 2017
Case #: 2017-1696273
On Monday, September 18, 2017, at 8:26 p.m, officers from 32 Division received several 9-1-1 calls in relation to a fight in the Yonge Street and Steeles Avenue West area.
It is reported that:
- four men were involved in an altercation
- during the altercation, a large edged weapon, possibly a machete, was produced by one of the men
- one of the men was struck in the head with the edged weapon and sustained life-threatening injuries
- another one of the men was struck in the arm with the edged weapon and sustained life-threatening injuries
At the time of the incident, several witnesses were seen in the area. Members from the 32 Division Street Violence Task Force are investigating the matter and are asking for any witnesses to come forward.
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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Andrew Lipkus, 33 Division