Man charged following subway hammer attack that injured four

Jan 12 2021, 2:50 pm

Toronto Police has arrested a man in connection with a hammer attack at Bloor subway station over the weekend.

On Saturday, January 9, at 9 pm, officers responded to a call at the Bloor-Yonge subway station.

It is alleged that a man was in a TTC subway car when he attacked four people with a hammer.

He was then located and arrested in the subway station. All four victims suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Police apprehended Otgonbayer Dunsel, 49, of Toronto.

He has been charged with: two counts of Aggravated Assault; four counts of Assault with a Weapon; Weapons Dangerous; two counts of Fail to Comply with Probation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on their Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

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