Toronto police are asking for help finding two men and identifying a third after a stabbing outside a temporary city shelter.
It happened near Mount Pleasant Avenue and Eglinton Avenue around 10 p.m. Saturday.
Police say a 44-year-old man, who was a client at the Roehampton shelter, was approached by three other men.
There was a dispute and officers say the trio attacked the man.
He was stabbed multiple times and suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Police say on-site security saw the incident begin to unfold on video surveillance and were on scene immediately.
Police are now looking for Colin Defreitas, 27, of Toronto (pictured left). He is wanted for aggravated assault.
He’s described as 6’1 tall, 150 lbs. with brown hair and a beard. He was wearing light blue jeans, a dark jacket and a baseball hat that was worn backwards.
Reese Moris (pictured centre) is also wanted for aggravated assault.
He’s described as 20 to 30-years-old with black, medium-length hair in twists. He was wearing track pants with a white vertical stripe on the side, a white “Adidas” t-shirt and white runners.
The third suspect (pictured right) is described as 20 to 25-years-old, 5’9″ tall, 150 to 170 lbs. with a large afro. He was wearing black track pants with a white vertical stripe on the side, a white “Adidas” t-shirt and white runners. He was armed with a machete.
Police warn all three men are considered armed, violent and dangerous. If you see them, call 911 right away.
Anyone with information can call police at 416-808-5300 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-8477 (TIPS).
Photos courtesy of Toronto police