Maple Leafs security detaining a man during a recent Maple Leafs game.
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Toronto Maple Leafs Security Guards Under Investigation Following Viral Video

Published January 14, 2024 at 7:35 PM

A new viral video that was posted to X yesterday has led to a potential criminal investigation involving the Toronto Maple Leafs and their security team.

Incident Involving Maple Leafs Security Captured On Video

Last night after the Maple Leafs game had ended chaos broke loose in the concourse. This led two Maple Leafs security guards to detain a person with force. A video shows the security guards holding the individual down and the person hitting their head on the ground leading to injuries.

An unfortunate scene at the end of the Toronto maple leafs game. A security guard is seen to use their full body weight to stomp in a man's head on the ground with their knee.

As the video made its way around social media there was an outcry for the Maple Leafs and local authorities to investigate the matter. As the day went on an announcement was made confirming the next steps.

Local Authorities Announce Investigation Into Maple Leafs Security

This afternoon the Toronto Police Department along with MLSE announced that they would be launching an investigation into the incident.

Toronto police, MLSE investigating after video of incident with fan at Leafs game

This is a developing story that could change at any moment. As these updates and changes to the situation do happen we will provide readers with an update on where things stand and what is next.

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Toronto Maple Leafs Security Guards Under Investigation Following Viral Video

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