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2 charged with attempted murder after Kensington Market stabbing

12/17/2014 02:50 EST | Updated 02/16/2015 05:59 EST
Two men face charges of attempted murder after police allege they were involved in an altercation outside a variety store in Kensington Market early Wednesday morning.

Toronto police say three men got into a physical altercation in the College Street and Augusta Avenue area at about 4 a.m.

One of those men was stabbed. The 19-year-old man was rushed to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The other two men now face charges.

A 22-year-old man of no fixed address faces seven charges that include attempted murder, robbery, assault with a weapon and assaulting a peace officer.

Another 22-year-old man, also of no fixed address, faces four charges, which include attempted murder, robbery and assault with a weapon.

None of the charges have been proven in court.

The two accused were due to appear in court on Wednesday.

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