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Man, 73, charged with Sexual Assault,
Finch Avenue and Yonge Street

Broadcast time: 15:12
Wednesday, July 5, 2017

32 Division

Case #: 2017-1196237

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.

On Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 5:30 p.m., police received a call for a Sexual Assault near the intersection of Finch Avenue and Yonge Street.

It is alleged that:

- a man and a 22-year-old woman, unknown to each other, were travelling through Toronto and each stopped near the intersection

- the man sexually assaulted the woman

Shoaollah Safaei Khalajabadi, 73, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with:

1) Sexual Assault

He appeared in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West on Wednesday, July 5, 2017, 10 a.m.

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 Charles Wookey, 32 Division