Four schools near Browns line and Horner in Etobicoke were placed in hold and secure this morning after 2 men were spotted with a gun in the area.
Police were initially called to the area of Lake Shore Boulevard and 36th Street at around 10 a.m. after someone saw two men ion the area and one of them had a gun.
Lanor Junior Middle School, St. Ambrose Catholic Elementary School, Sir Adam Beck Junior School and Christ the King Catholic School were all placed in hold and secure as a precaution shortly afterward.
The men were spotted in a backyard near Brown’s Line and Horner Avenue shortly after.
Police responded to the area and located one of the men and took him into custody. They continue to search for the second suspect.
The hold and secures were lifted at all the schools just after noon.
— Toronto Police OPS (@TPSOperations) April 29, 2016