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Suspect arrested in arson near Liberty Village encampment: police

A suspect has been arrested in connection with an arson near a homeless encampment in Liberty Village on Friday night. The fire broke out under the King-Liberty Pedestrian bridge shortly before 8 p.m. and police said they believe a suspect deliberately set the fire using a substantial amount of combustible

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Crews knock down fire at homeless encampment in Liberty Village

Officials say that crews knocked down a fire at a Toronto homeless encampment early Sunday morning. The authorities were called around 5 a.m. after receiving reports of “screaming, explosions and a fire involving three tents and one wooden structure” at Lamport Stadium on King Street West. Officials say that there

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Man seriously injured after stabbing at Liberty Village respite

Chris Herhalt, CP24.com Published Sunday, July 19, 2020 6:35AM EDT Last Updated Sunday, July 19, 2020 12:01PM EDT A man was seriously injured after a stabbing near a City of Toronto-run respite site in Liberty Village early Sunday morning. Toronto paramedics say they were called to the centre at 69

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Metrolinx to install new pedestrian bridge in Liberty Village

A new pedestrian bridge will be installed in Liberty Village this weekend which the provincial transit agency says will provide direct access to the Exhibition GO station. Metrolinx said the King-Liberty Pedestrian Cycle Bridge spans 55 metres from Douro St. to Western Battery Road going over the Kitchener/Milton rail. Unlike

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Man injured after shots fired for second time in Liberty village

Bryann Aguilar , CP24.com Published Sunday, August 4, 2019 6:11PM EDT Last Updated Sunday, August 4, 2019 6:28PM EDT Toronto police are investigating after a man was located with gunshot wounds in Liberty Village on Sunday afternoon.Police were called just before 4:30 p.m. in the area of East Liberty Street

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Police investigating after shots fired in Liberty Village

Joshua Freeman , CP24.com Published Sunday, August 4, 2019 7:56AM EDT Last Updated Sunday, August 4, 2019 8:04AM EDT Toronto police are investigating after multiple shots were fired in Liberty Village overnight. Several vehicles were struck after shots were fired on Mowat Avenue, near Liberty Street, shortly before 3:30 a.m.,

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