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Knives thrown at firefighters responding to call: police

Last Updated Jan 12, 2021 at 1:29 pm EST

Toronto Fire Service badge is shown in this undated photo. TFS

Firefighters responding to reports of a small fire on the ground near Queen and Dufferin streets had knives thrown at them by a suspect who remains at large, Toronto police tweeted Tuesday afternoon.

Police say no injuries have been reported and they’re looking for a suspect described as a man in his 50s wearing a blue parka who fled the area on foot.

No further details were immediately available.