Chief Carries Pan Am Flame

By Kevin Masterman, Toronto Police Service Published: 3:30 p.m. July 10, 2015

Chief Mark Saunders took part in the relay to ensure the 2015 Pan Am Games Torch made a fiery entrance en route the Opening Ceremonies.

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Chief Mark Saunders proudly displays the torch after it is lit on the water

Marine Officers ushered Chief Saunders to mid-harbour where he met the torch en route from the Royal Canadian Yacht Club on Toronto Island.

The flame was delivered to shore to continue its way to the  Opening Ceremonies at the Rogers Centre.

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