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
"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."
"Assault on Toronto Muslim woman 'motivated by hate,' police say," CBC, November 17, 2015."