A 16-year-old boy is seriously injured after a stabbing was reported on a Toronto bus Wednesday, police say, marking the latest in a series of violent incidents involving the local transit service.
Toronto police said officers were called just before 4 p.m. to the area of Bloor Street and Old Mill Trail for reports of a stabbing on a Toronto Transit Commission (TTC) bus.
Duty Insp. Lori Kranenburg told reporters the victim suffered stab wounds to his torso and legs.
He was taken to hospital with serious, but non-life-threatening injuries.
Police said a suspect fled, last seen running on Bloor.