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Authorities Now Say Hijab-Cutting Incident Involving 11-Year-Old Girl 'Did Not Happen'

By Chet Dawson

Last week, an 11-year-old Toronto girl went to the police to state that a man attacked her with a pair of scissors, trying to cut up her Hijab. 

The authorities launched an investigation, the girl's mother spoke to the press - it was a major national talking point in Canada where cultural sensitivity and tension can run every bit as high as their neighbors to the south. Monday, after a thorough investigation, the authorities concluded simply and finally that the attack 'never happened' and declined to say anything more. We can only speculate as to what actually happened.