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Man, 31, charged with Assault on Parking Enforcement Officer,
Annesley Avenue and Roxville Avenue area

Broadcast time: 13:01
Wednesday, June 7, 2017

53 Division

Case #: 2017-1001905

The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest in an investigation into an Assault on a Parking Enforcement Officer.

On Tuesday, June 6, 2017, officers responded to a call for a dispute in the Annesley Avenue and Roxville Avenue area.

It is alleged that:

- a Parking Enforcement Officer approached a truck to issue a ticket

- a man placed himself in front of the licence plates to block the officer's view

- as she started to issue the ticket, he grabbed the ticket machine from her hands

- he squeezed her fingers in the process

- she was able to keep control of her machine

Alexander Peever, 31, of Toronto, has been charged with:

1) Assault

He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Thursday, July 20, 2017, 2 p.m., room 505.

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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Constable Brian Miller, 53 Division