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Victim fell on tracks, hit head after attack at Davisville subway station: police

Victim fell on tracks, hit head after attack at Davisville subway station: police
Victim fell on tracks, hit head after attack at Davisville subway station: police

Toronto police say a 50-year-old man fell onto subway tracks and hit his head after being attacked on the platform of the Davisville subway station on Tuesday.

Officers were called to the station around 3 p.m. on June 9 for a report of an assault.

According to investigators, the victim and the suspect were both on the subway when it arrived at the station.

The suspect followed the victim from the train to the platform, where the man was attacked, according to police, causing him to fall onto the train tracks and hit his head.

The suspect then fled on a departing train.

The victim was taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

The suspect is a man between 20 and 30 years old with short black hair. He was last seen wearing a black golf shirt, black pants and white Nike shoes.

He was wearing a black backpack and had a scooter.

Police have not said whether it was a random attack.