Toronto man arrested following TTC bomb threat investigation

Aug 28 2017, 2:07 pm

Toronto police have arrested a man following this month’s TTC bomb threat at Bloor-Yonge subway station.

Police thanked the public for their assistance in locating the man, who was wanted in the investigation following the August 13 incident.

On August 13, just before 2 pm, police responded to a call regarding a bomb threat at the central station. According to police, the man was on a crowded, southbound Yonge line train when he allegedly announced to other passengers that he had a bomb and that he would blow up the train.

After releasing his photo to the public, police say they have arrested 30-year-old Jonathan Fox of Toronto. Fox is charged with three counts including threatening death, , mischief – interfere with lawful use of property under $5000, and mischief – interfere with lawful operation of property over $5000.

He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on August 28.

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