Police Beat

A 60-year-old man was fatally injured at Queen and Kingston Road on May 15 after stepping  off an eastbound  streetcar onto the traffic island and starting to walk westward.  At the south side of the island he stumbled  and was struck by the wheels of another eastbound streetcar. He suffered major trauma and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1900.

More than 200 items believed to have been stolen from car break-ins, including electronics and clothing, were on display at 55 Division on May 18 and 19.  They were seized in a May 8 raid on a Newbold Avenue home. Noah Tyrell Malcolm, 32, was arrested and faces various charges.  If you lost property from an auto between October 2012 and May, call 416-808-5500.

The owners of Menchie at 1985 Queen St. East, reported over $11,000 in damages was done to their property on May 17 between 1:13 and 1:20 a.m. Two men (ages about 18-25) were spotted fleeing the scene.

An East End man had his transportation stolen on May 9. His Specialized Sirrus bike, dark green in colour, was taken from a bike post outside 155 Main St. at about 3 p.m. The suspect is described as a white male in his 20s, about 6’2″ with dark hair, wearing shorts, sneakers without socks and a shirt wrapped around his waist. Anyone with information should contact 55 Division at 416-808-5500, and quote report number 503241.

On May 19 just before midnight, two 18-year-olds were approached by six males  16 to 18 years old at Woodbine and Queen.  The victims were kicked and punched but escaped, and the suspects fled empty-handed. One victim was taken to hospital.

On May 20, two 17-year-old youths were in the Coxwell and Lakeshore area at 10 p.m., when they were approached from behind by a 19- or 20-year-old male who demanded a cell phone. An altercation ensued and the suspect fled empty-handed. Toronto EMS treated one of the youths for minor injuries.

On May 20, an 18-year-old woman was in the Woodbine and Lakeshore area at 11 p.m. when she was approached from behind by a male and two females. One of the females grabbed her and punched her in the head. During the struggle her purse containing personal identification and a cell phone was taken. The victim was treated at the scene for minor injuries by Toronto EMS.

If you have any information on any of these crimes, contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637) or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


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