Incident Summary:

"11/16/2015: Assailants assaulted a Muslim woman in Flemingdon Park neighborhood, Toronto city, Ontario province, Canada. The woman was injured in the attack. No group claimed responsibility for the incident; however, sources noted that the assailants called the victim a "terrorist."

GTD ID:
201511160028

When:
2015-11-16

Country:
Canada

Region:
North America

Province/administrative
region/u.s. state:

Ontario

City:
Toronto

Location Details:
The incident occurred in the Flemingdon Park neighborhood.

Attack Information
Type of Attack (more) Unarmed Assault
Successful Attack? (more) Yes
Target Information (more)
Target Type: Private Citizens & Property
Name of Entity Not Applicable
Specific Description Muslim Civilian
Nationality of Target Canada
Additional Information
Hostages No
Property Damage No
Weapon Information
Type Sub-type
Melee Hands, Feet, Fists
Additional Information
Suicide Attack?No
Part of Multiple Incident?No
Criterion 1 (more) Yes
Criterion 2 (more) Yes
Criterion 3 (more) Yes
Doubt Terrorism Proper (more) No
Perpetrator Group Information
Group Name Claimed Responsibility
Unknown No
Perpetrator Statistics
Number of Perpetrators 2
Number of Captured Perpetrators 0
Casualty Information
Total Number of Casualties 0 Fatalities / 1 Injured
Total Number of Fatalities 0
Number of U.S. Fatalities 0
Number of Perpetrator Fatalities 0
Total Number of Injured 1
Number of U.S. Injured 0
Number of Perpetrators Injured 0
Sources
"Assault on Toronto Muslim woman 'motivated by hate,' police say," CBC, November 17, 2015."
"Muslim community rattled by attack on Toronto mother," CBC, November 17, 2015."
"Attacks on Muslims 'not in line with Canadian values,' says head of Ahmadiyya community," Toronto Star - Metroland Newspapers, November 17, 2015."