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Sexual Assault Alert,
Dufferin Street, near Bloor Street West,
Man wanted

Broadcast time: 15:08
Sunday, June 25, 2017

14 Division

Case #: 2017-1128135

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of, and seek their assistance with, a Sexual Assault investigation

It is reported that:

- on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at approximately 3:20 a.m., a 24-year-old woman was walking on Dufferin Street, near Bloor Street West

- a man approached the woman and grabbed her from behind

- the man sexually assaulted the woman, then fled on foot

The man is described as 5’6”–5’7”, thin build. He was wearing dark-blue jeans and a black hoodie.

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 Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Adrian Chin, Sex Crimes