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Four Boys Arrested For Assaulting TTC Employees,
Kennedy Road and Merrian Road


41 Division

Case #: 2023-177290

The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of arrests made in an assault investigation. 

On Monday, January 23, 2023, at approximately 3:35 p.m., police received a call for an Assault in the Kennedy Road and Merrian Road area.

It is alleged that:

  • there was an altercation between a group of boys on board a TTC bus
  • two TTC employees who were on the bus were physically assaulted by the boys
  • the group of boys fled the area

Through extensive investigation and review of TTC video surveillance, four male suspects were identified and arrested. 

Two 13-year-old boys have been charged with:

  1. Assault

Two 13-year-old boys have been charged with:

  1. two counts of Assault

They will appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East on Tuesday, March 21, 2023, at 2 p.m. in room 407.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at


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By Constable Laura Brabant

Constable Laura Brabant

Media Relations Officer

Corporate Communications

for Detective Constable Mohammad Tayyab

Detective Constable Mohammad Tayyab

41 Division


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