Police say homeless man assaulted with hammer
Police tape is pictured in this file photo. (Tom Stefanac/CP24)
Paul Johnston , cp24.com
Published Wednesday, January 30, 2013 9:51PM EST
Last Updated Wednesday, January 30, 2013 9:53PM EST
Toronto police are investigating after a homeless man was assaulted with a hammer Wednesday night.
The incident happened near Queen and Bathurst streets at around 8:30 p.m.
According to police, there was an altercation involving three men – two of whom are homeless – and a woman.
One of the homeless men was struck with a hammer before the man and woman fled the scene in a car.
There's no word on the extent of the victim's injuries.