A portion of King Street West is closed following a police incident on Thursday afternoon.
Toronto police say that there were reports of a person with a gun seen inside of a business in the area around King Street West and Charlotte Street.
After responding to the scene, police have closed King Street from Blue Jays Way to Spadina Avenue.
Person w a Gun: Reports…person w a gun seen inside of a business in the area. Unconfirmed. Several units including ETF OS. #GO1939001^adc
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) October 26, 2017
Multiple witnesses have shared photos from the area, showing heavy police presence outside a dispensary.
Something serious is happening outside the dispensary at King and Blue Jays Way. All taped off and ICE is here. pic.twitter.com/G2HmmAMGWC
— Risa Rosenfield (@risarose) October 26, 2017
— Rebecca Field Jager (@BecJager) October 26, 2017
— Ryan Endoh (@RyanEndoh) October 26, 2017