A males sus­pect has been

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ar­rested for an as­sault that po­lice are call­ing a hate crime at Finch sub­way sta­tion. On Feb. 1, at ap­prox­i­mately 2 p.m., it is al­leged that a male sus­pect was yelling ag­gres­sively at passersby through the sta­tion, be­fore com­ing upon a 66-year-old black fe­male vic­tim. He as­saulted her and knocked her to the ground. Dur­ing the as­sault, he shouted racial slurs at her. Mem­bers of the pub­lic stopped the as­sault and held him for po­lice. The 36-year-old Toronto sus­pect was later charged with as­sault.

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