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Suspicious Incident,
Sammon Avenue and Coxwell Avenue area

Broadcast time: 17:05
Thursday, October 1, 2020

55 Division

Case #: 2020-1814649

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a suspicious incident investigation.

On Thursday September 24, 2020 approximately 7:12 p.m. police responded to a call for a suspicious incident the Sammon Avenue and Coxwell Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- two nooses were located at a construction site

This remains an ongoing investigation and is currently not believed to be connected to any previous incidents.

The Hate Crime Unit has been consulted on the incident and at this time, it is not being treated as hate-motivated.

Anyone with information is urged to contact 55 Division Investigators.

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 or Google Play.

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Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sanjay Sharma, 55 Division