Assistance sought identifying man wanted in
Aggravated Assault investigation,
Victoria Park Avenue, north of Eglinton Avenue East
Composite sketch of man released
Broadcast time: 12:41
Wednesday, September 27, 2017
Case #: 2017-1659766
The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance identifying a man in an Aggravated Assault investigation.
On Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at approximately 12:50 p.m., police were called for a stabbing.
It is reported that:
- a man was on the west side of Victoria Park Avenue, just north of Eglinton Avenue East, when he was approached by a younger man, known to him from a prior minor dispute
- the younger man swung at, and slashed, the man with a sharp object concealed in his hand, then fled
The younger man is described as early 20s, 5’6”-5’7”, muscular build, black curly hair, blue-green eyes with a visible defect in one eye. He was speaking with a Hispanic accent. He was wearing baggy jeans and a sleeveless black T-shirt with a stick figure or skeleton design.
A composite sketch of the younger man is now released.
He should be considered armed and dangerous. If you see him, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3300, 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.
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Constable Victor Kwong, Corporate Communications, for Detective Corey Jones, 33 Division