News Release header

SHARE

Man, 47, charged with assault on Parking Enforcement Officer,
Cottingham Street and Avenue Road area



Broadcast time: 15:35
Monday, September 11, 2017

Parking Enforcement
416-808-6600

Case #: 2017-1625987


The Toronto Police Service would like to update the public on an arrest in an Assault investigation.

It is alleged that:

- on Friday, September 8, 2017, at 8:25 a.m., a Parking Enforcement Officer was issuing parking tickets in the Cottingham Street and Avenue Road area

- a man, 49, became verbally aggressive with the Parking Enforcement Officer after being asked to move his vehicle and refusing to do so

- the man then accelerated his vehicle at a high rate of speed, through a school zone, and swerved his vehicle in the direction of the Parking Enforcement officer

On Friday, September 8, 2017, Mark Hayman, 47, of Toronto, was arrested.

He is charged with:

1) Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle
2) Assault a Peace Officer with a Weapon
3) Driving while under Suspension

He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, 2 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-6600, 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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Brian Moniz, Parking Enforcement Operations