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Woodbine Racetrack evacuated after man threatens to harm himself

TORONTO, Ont. – There were tense moments at Woodbine Racetrack Wednesday morning when a man, smelling of gasoline, entered the casino and threatened to harm himself.

The casino was evacuated as a precaution.

Toronto police told 680News the suspect is in custody and is expected to undergo psychiatric testing.

No one was hurt in the incident and there’s no word on charges.

The casino is expected to re-open later Wednesday morning.

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