Fahmy Saggaf, 41, charged in Sexual Assault investigation,
Police concerned there might be other victims
Broadcast time: 06:47
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
Case #: 2017-774047
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- on Wednesday, January 25, 2017, a 15-year-old girl boarded an Uber from the bus terminal at Bay Street and Edward Street
- during the ride, the driver sexually assaulted the girl
- the girl was dropped off at her destination
In May 2017, the girl spoke of the incident and was encouraged to report it.
On Thursday, May 18, 2017, the driver, Fahmy Saggaf, 41, of Toronto, was charged with:
1) Sexual Assault
2) Sexual Interference
He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Thursday, June 22, 2017.
Police are concerned there may be other victims and encourage them to come forward.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2922, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. 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.
The CYAC is a partnership among local community and government agencies. It is comprised of specialized child abuse investigators from the Toronto Police Service in partnership with Boost Child & Youth Advocacy Centre, Children’s Aid Society of Toronto, Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto, Native Child & Family Services, Jewish Family & Child, SAFE-T Program (Halton Trauma Centre), Child Development Institute, the Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Program (The Hospital for Sick Children) and the Victim Witness Assistance Program.
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Constable Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Heather Heidgress, Sex Crimes