Man wanted in stabbing investigation,
Yonge Street and Dundas Street
Broadcast time: 06:00
Wednesday, June 19, 2019
Case #: 2019-1119947
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a Stabbing investigation.
On Monday, June 17, 2019, at approximately 2 p.m., officers responded to a call for a stabbing in the Yonge Street and Dundas Street area.
It is reported that:
- a man approached a group of men on the street
- an altercation occurred
- the man produced a knife and stabbed three men and a boy
- he then fled the area
He is described as mid-20s, with a medium build. He was wearing a black sweater with a red and yellow design, black pants, and a black head covering.
He is believed to be armed, violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
The four people stabbed were taken to hospital and are in serious condition.
There were many people on the street at this time. Investigators urge anyone who witnessed the attack, has video or dashboard camera images to contact police.
Surveillance camera images are released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Christopher Cheung, 52 Division