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Man wanted in stabbing investigation,
Queen Street West and Tecumseth Street,
Dayer Rivera-Garzon, 27, charged

Broadcast time: 09:15
Date: Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Unit: 14 Division
Phone: 416-808-1400
Case #: 2022-48084

The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest made in a stabbing investigation.

On Saturday, January 8, 2022, at 9:45 a.m., officers began an investigation into a stabbing on board a TTC bus heading eastbound in the Queen Street West and Tecumseth Street area.

See previous release.

Thanks to assistance from the community, a suspect was identified and arrested.

Dayer Rivera-Garzon, 27, of Toronto, is charged with:

1) Assault with a Weapon
2) Carry Concealed Weapon
3) Possess Weapon for Committing an Offence
4) Uttering Threats of Bodily Harm

He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, at 10 a.m., via video link.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Franco Umbrello, 14 Division