Vicious late-night attack leaves man seriously injured
Published Sunday, April 27, 2014 8:12AM EDT
Last Updated Sunday, April 27, 2014 6:11PM EDT
Police say a man in his 50s suffered serious injuries after he was viciously attacked by a group of men in the west end of the city late Saturday night.
Officials say the man was walking near Jane Street and Woolner Avenue at around 11:50 p.m. when he was attacked by six to seven males.
The victim was transported to a local hospital where he was treated for non-life-threatening injuries. Police say initial reports that the man was stabbed were incorrect.
Police are still searching for suspects and are asking anyone who witnessed the attack to come forward.
Anyone with information is asked to contact 12 Division at 416-808-1200 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS.