West-end helicopter noise raises queries on Twitter, spurs answer from police

Some Toronto residents were puzzled, and in some cases annoyed, by a helicopter that hovered overhead last night until police weighed in with an explanation on Twitter.

'What is happening?' residents ask before Toronto police respond with an answer

Some Toronto residents turned to twitter to ask why a helicopter was hovering overhead last night. Police later tweeted back with an answer. (Twitter)

Noise from a helicopter hovering over Toronto's west end raised queries on Twitter last night, until Toronto police weighed in with an answer. 

Tweets began to appear after 11 p.m. Wednesday, with many wondering why the helicopter was hovering in place over Little Italy. 

Some said the noise was keeping them awake.

While some found the helicopter's presence unsettling, others were just annoyed by the noise. According to some Twitter reports, the helicopter hovered in place for more than an hour.

Finally Toronto police weighed in, saying the helicopter was "waiting for approach to Pearson. All in order."

Not everyone was happy with this explanation. 

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