Man wanted in Sexual Assault investigation,
Victoria Park Avenue and Ellesmere Road area,
Security camera images of man released
Broadcast time: 08:56
Monday, May 29, 2017
Case #: 2017-840843
The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance identifying a man wanted in a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 1:23 a.m., a man boarded a TTC bus at Victoria Park subway station
- a short while after, as the bus travelled northbound on Victoria Park Avenue, the man approached a woman who was also a passenger on the bus
- he sexually assaulted the woman then performed an indecent act
- he then fled the bus at the intersection of Victoria Park Avenue and Ellesmere Road, and was last seen going eastbound on another TTC bus
He is described as 24-30, with short, brown, hair and an angular nose. He was wearing blue jeans, a baseball cap, a beige sweater with a mandarin-style collar and a visible pocket and zipper stitched into the left breast.
Security camera images of the man have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website.
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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Matthew Routh, 33 Division