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Sexual Assault Alert,
Dovercourt Road/Bloor Street West and
College Street/Ossington Avenue areas,
Man wanted

Broadcast time: 18:53
Thursday, November 9, 2017

14 Division

Case #: 2017-1989572

The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a series of sexual assaults.

It has been reported that:

- between Friday, November 3, 2017 and Tuesday, November 7, 2017, a man committed three sexual assaults in the Dovercourt Road/Bloor Street West area, and the College Street/Ossington Avenue area.

- three women, ranging in age from 25 to 33, reported walking on the sidewalk in the early-morning hours and being sexually assaulted by a man riding a bicycle

The man is described as white, 5'10", approximately 25, dark hair, slim build. He was wearing a black jacket, black pants, riding a black bicycle.

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 Raj Patel, Sex Crimes