Assistance sought identifying man in Sexual Assault investigation,
Bathurst Street and Steeles Avenue West area,
Security camera images of man released
Broadcast time: 15:12
Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Case #: 17-911535
The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance identifying a man involved in a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, at approximately 4:45 p.m,. near the intersection of Bathurst Street and Steeles Avenue West, a 37-year-old woman was in the elevator
- a man got on the same elevator from the ground floor
- the man and woman engaged in conversation
- the man said she needed a blessing
- the man followed the woman to her apartment
- the man advised she needed to be cleansed of her ex-husband
- he sexually assaulted the woman inside her apartment
The man is described as 6'0", long brown beard, long brown side curls, and glasses. The man speaks Hebrew and English. He was wearing black shoes, black pants, long black trench/dress coat, with a white-collared shirt underneath, and a large brimmed hat.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Kate Cowie, 32 Division