Man wanted in Sexual Assault/Robbery investigation,
Wilson Avenue and Avenue Road area,
Image of man released
Broadcast time: 10:44
Thursday, June 8, 2017
Case #: 2017-1007344
The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance identifying a man wanted in a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at approximately 3:45 a.m., a woman, 29, was walking in the Wilson Avenue and Avenue Road area
- she was attacked from behind and sexually assaulted by a man
- the woman fought off her attacker, who fled northbound on foot after robbing her of a small amount of money
The man is described as white, medium build, approximately 5’7”-5’8”, beard, wearing a toque, dark jeans, dark jacket with hood and dark running shoes.
An image of the man has been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, 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 Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Detective Steve McIlwain, Sex Crimes