December 4th, 2013 | Comments (0)
One man is in hospital after Durham police say he was attacked by four suspects and thrown out a third floor window in Whitby. Officers responded to a disturbance call yesterday just before 5:00 a.m. at the Motel 6 on Consumers Drive. They found the 31-year-old lying on the pavement with serious, potentially life threatening injuries. Police say there was a party in the room that was broken up by a woman and three men, one armed with a machete, demanding money. Police have issued a warrant for 25-year-old Samantha Googoo of Nova Scotia and continue to look for the three suspects. The man is described as black, around 6’3″ and was wearing dark clothing and armed with machete. The second man is described as dark skinned around 5’11″ – 6′ tall. The third man is described as white, standing around 5’4″ – 5’8″ tall with a slim build and a big nose. Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.
September 4th, 2013 | Comments (0)
The death of a 14-year-old girl has sparked debate over whether trucks should be allowed around schools. The girl was struck and killed steps away from C.W. Jeffery’s Collegiate on the first day of school. The head of the Toronto District School Board says he’ll be putting in a call to Mayor Rob Ford’s offic, encouarging him to fast track the debate. Police say Violet Liang was hit just before 8:00 a.m. yesterday. today would have been her 15th birthday.