Police work to identify wanted man after stabbing in downtown Toronto – Toronto | The Canadian News

Toronto police are looking to the public for help identifying a wanted man after a downtown stabbing over the weekend.

Police said officers were called to the Yonge and Front streets area at 1:30 am Sunday to receive reports of a stabbing.

A man reportedly approached a group of people and stabbed another before fleeing the scene. The victim suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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Police said the suspect headed east on Front Street and possibly north on Scott Street.

Officers described him as 5-foot-10, in his mid-30s with a medium build, scruffy beard and curly black hair. He was reportedly last seen wearing a construction harness and vest, baggy clothing and a backpack.

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Investigators said they believe there may be witnesses in the area at the time of the stabbing.

Any witnesses or anyone with information was asked to contact the police at 416-808-5200 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

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