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Man arrested in Assault investigation,
Jordan Hunt, 26

Broadcast time: 16:55
Saturday, October 6, 2018

11 Division

Case #: 2018-1809539

The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest made in an Assault investigation.

On Sunday, September 30, 2018, at approximately 2:30 p.m., officers responded to a call for an Assault in the Keele Street and Bloor Street West area.

It is alleged that:

- a group of people were protesting against abortions

- a man approached the group producing ink markers

- he began scribbling on their signs and clothing

- he was confronted by one of the protesters

- he kicked her in the shoulder, knocking her phone from her hand

- he then grabbed a ribbon she was wearing and ripped it off

- he then fled the scene

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, Jordan Hunt, 26, of Toronto, surrendered to police. He is charged with:

1. Eight counts of Assault
2. Seven counts of Mischief Under $5000

It is further alleged that:

- On Thursday, August 2, 2018, at approximately 12 p.m., officers responded to a call for an Assault in the Dufferin Street and Dundas Street West

- there was a group of people protesting against abortion

- they were approached by a man on a bicycle

- he tried to grab one of their signs

- he then pushed a woman into a pole

- he fled the scene

Jordan Hunt, 26, of Toronto, has been charged in this incident with:

1. Assault

He appeared in court at Old City Hall, on Saturday, October 6, 2018, at 10 a.m., in room 111.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Barbara Kohl, 11 Division