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Police requesting assistance with Aggravated Assault Investigation,
Birchmount Road and McNicoll Avenue area



Broadcast time: 17:00
Date: Wednesday, June 9, 2021
Unit: 42 Division
Phone: 416-808-4200
Case #: 2021-1072665


The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance with an aggravated assault investigation.

On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at 12:15 a.m., officers were called for a stabbing.

It is reported that:

- on Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at 9 p.m., a group of friends were in a park in the Birchmount Road and McNicoll Avenue area

- they were approached by a group of unknown men and an altercation turned physical

- two men, both aged 23, were stabbed

- the suspects left the area in an unknown direction

- both men were taken to hospital by friends

- one of the men suffered life-threatening injuries

Police are appealing for any witnesses who were in the area at the time and for anyone with nearby video surveillance or dash camera footage.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4200, 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 or Google Play.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Kurt Lindell, 42 Division