On Saturday, September 10, 2016, shortly after 9 a.m., police were called to a residence on Briardale Place, which is in the area of Yonge Street and Henderson Drive for a report that someone had been stabbed. When officers arrived they located two 16-year-old boys suffering from injuries. One of the boys was taken to hospital suffering from life-threatening injuries. The other boy was also taken to hospital and his injuries are considered critical but he is in stable condition.
The investigation is in its early stages, but the information at this time suggests that two unknown male suspects entered the residence. A struggle ensued and the victims were injured as a result of being struck with weapons.
Officers contained the area and attempted to locate suspects, but none were found. Police do not believe that there is a risk to residents in the area.
The investigation is ongoing and police are appealing to anyone that may have witnessed any suspicious activity in this neighbourhood to please contact investigators right away.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the York Regional Police #1 District Criminal Investigations Bureau at 1-866-876-5423, ext.7141, or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-tips, or leave an anonymous tip online at www.1800222tips.com or text your tip to CRIMES (274637) starting with the word YORK. – CINEWS