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Thursday, July 25, 2019,
Queen St. E. and Hammersmith Ave.,
Man, 19, Arrested

Broadcast time: 09:45
Wednesday, July 31, 2019

55 Division

Case #: 1402097

On Thursday, July 25, 2019, at 10:50 p.m., a man was stabbed at Queen Street East and Hammersmith Avenue.

It is alleged:

- the victim was approached by a man who instigated an unprovoked physical altercation

- the victim was stabbed causing critical injuries and transported to hospital

On Tuesday, July 30, 2019, Michael Jobe, 19, of Toronto, was arrested.

He is charged with:

1) Attempted Murder
2) Possession of a Weapon
3) four counts of Possession of Prohibited Weapon

He will be appearing at College Park Courts on Wednesday, July 31, at 10 a.m., Room 501.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Robert Reid, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Marc Bower, 55 Division