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Boy, 15, charged in relation to 3 separate GTA carjackings: police – Toronto
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Boy, 15, charged in relation to 3 separate GTA carjackings: police – Toronto

Police have arrested a 15-year-old boy following a spree of carjackings in the Greater Toronto Area, police say. Toronto police said on Aug. 19, officers received a report of a person with a gun in the Meadowvale Road and Sheppard Avenue East area.Police said a 35-year-old man was sitting in his vehicle in a parking lot when three suspects asked him if he had any booster cables that they could borrow.Officers said the victim did not have the cables but offered to drive the suspects to a nearby location. According to police, they got into his vehicle.That is when one of the suspects allegedly produced a handgun and demanded the keys from the victim. “The man got out of his vehicle and fled the area with his vehicle keys,” a news release read. Story continues below advertise...
Man injured in stabbing near Toronto Caribbean Carnival celebrations: police – Toronto
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Man injured in stabbing near Toronto Caribbean Carnival celebrations: police – Toronto

A man was stabbed on Toronto’s Lake Shore Boulevard at the same time the Caribbean Carnival’s grand parade was taking place. In a tweet, Toronto police said they were called to the area of Lake Shore Boulevard West and British Columbia Road, near the Liberty Grand Entertainment Complex, at around 5:24 p.m. Saturday.Police said there were reports of a man who had been stabbed. Officers located a victim with serious injuries, who was taken to hospital by paramedics.The incident took place in the same area where thousands were celebrating the return of Toronto’s Caribbean Carnival. Trending Stories Lake Shore Boulevard West was closed from Colborne Lodge Drive in the west to Bathurst Street in the west between 2 a.m. Saturday and 8 a.m. Sunday for the festival. ...
Man hit with bottle in Toronto assault, police say – Toronto
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Man hit with bottle in Toronto assault, police say – Toronto

A man was struck with a bottle during an altercation in Toronto, police say. In a tweet, Toronto police said they were called to the area of Bloor Street West and Carling Avenue around 8:30 p.m. Wednesday.Police said there was an altercation between two men and one was struck by a bottle. The victim has very serious injuries, according to Toronto police.The man was taken to hospital under an emergency run, police said. Toronto paramedics told Global News they transported a male patient in serious-but-stable condition. Trending Stories Toronto police officers are searching the Bloor Street and Carling Avenue area for the suspect. Story continues below advertisement ASSAULT:Bloor St W + Carling Av* 8:30 pm *– Altercation between 2 men– ...