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Man wanted in Sexual Assault/Robbery investigation,
Wilson Avenue and Avenue Road area,
Image of man released,
Video of man released

Broadcast time: 11:39
Monday, June 12, 2017

Sex Crimes

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.

See previous release.

A video 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, 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.

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Steve McIlwain, Sex Crimes