Toronto man wanted after allegedly threatening loss prevention officer with knife
Police are looking for a 35-year-old man from Toronto after he allegedly threatened a loss prevention officer with a knife in Toronto’s Leslieville neighbourhood on Sunday.
Patrick Evangeliste-Tavernier is wanted for robbery, assault with a weapon, uttering threats, and possessing a weapon for committing an offence, according to a release issued by Toronto Police Service Tuesday.
Police say the incident happened near Gerrard Street East and Marjory Avenue, just north of Dundas Street East.
The accused stands six-foot-two and is approximately 170 lbs, with an average build and brown hair, according to the release. He has multiple tattoos, including ‘LIVE’ on his right knuckles, and half a Canadian flag, half a Quebec flag on the left side of his neck, it says.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at www.222tips.com.
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