Up to 8 people pepper sprayed at Yonge and Bloor

Police are on the hunt for a man and a woman Friday evening after eight people were pepper sprayed inside a building at Yonge and Bloor. 

Investigators told NEWSTALK1010 it happened just before 7:30 p.m. inside of the Hudson's Bay Centre at 2 Bloor Street East.

Some of victims were assessed and treated by EMS at the scene, although five had to be transported to hospital. No one was seriously hurt.

Police describe the female suspect as having dark hair, and wearing a tank top and white glasses

The male suspect is described as white, with dark hair, a red baseball cap, a red tank top, and a black backpack. 

They were both last seen running southbound, crossing Bloor Street. 

Anyone who spots them is asked to contact police or crime stoppers.