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unconfirmed, uncorroborated piece of information relating to the GTA.

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unconfirmed, uncorroborated piece of information relating to the GTA.



The vagueness of the tweet is scary!

Be careful out there if you're in the core today.
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Stay safe everyone in the downtown core.

Toronto police boost patrols near CN Tower after receiving 'unconfirmed, uncorroborated' info
Force not revealing any details about information it received
CBC News · Posted: Jul 12, 2018 9:34 AM ET | Last Updated: 30 minutes ago

CBC News article

Toronto police are sending more officers out to patrol the CN Tower and surrounding downtown area Thursday after receiving what the force calls an "unconfirmed, uncorroborated piece of information."

Police spokesman Mark Pugash sent an email to CBC News stating: "as a result of this information, you will see an increased number of police officers throughout the city and specifically in the downtown core."

Pugash didn't reveal any more details about what police have learned.

CBC News reporters have already spotted a large police presence around the CN Tower and Rogers Centre area.
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None12 wrote:
Jul 12th, 2018 9:56 am


The vagueness of the tweet is scary!
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yep ... political correctness again ?
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Meaning a terrorist attack? I read it too and didn't pay much attention thinking it is related to all too frequent gun violence this summer.
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Looks like there will be a media update at 11:30am.

Media update...
MEDIA ADVISORY: An update will be provided at 11:30 a.m., from Bobbie Rosenfeld Park, located on the north side of Bremner, west of Lower Simcoe, between the Rogers Centre and Ripleys Aquarium ^mg
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any link for live media?
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Incel attack?
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Press conference gave absolutely zero additional information.
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Ghiness wrote:
Jul 12th, 2018 12:01 pm
Press conference gave absolutely zero additional information.
There never will until the supposed threat is cleared. They don't want a panic.
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Go on about your lives, don't worry about any of this. You can't let anything like this get to you, speaking as someone who grew up in Belfast in the Troubles.
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Ghiness wrote:
Jul 12th, 2018 12:01 pm
Press conference gave absolutely zero additional information.
LOL , yep I watch it a bit ... you could make a comedy of it ...
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Is there any real reason they had to say anything in the first place?
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Looks like they received information about a potential vehicle attack near CN Tower.


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There is also talk about staying away from Wonderland.
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The word is they are on the lookout for a Cement Truck or Dump Truck which could be used to run over people or might be filled with a flammable substance and driven into a building? Stay away from dump trucks and cement trucks and be safe people
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