Assistance sought in Assault investigation,
Camera images of wanted woman released
Broadcast time: 10:53
Monday, November 13, 2017
Case #: 2017-2027968
The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public’s assistance identifying a woman wanted in connection with an Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
- on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at 8:35 a.m., an unknown woman place an order for a Co-Op taxicab to pick her up in the Kitchener Avenue and Caledonia Road area.
- when the driver arrived, the woman entered into the taxicab and instantly became verbally abusive towards him
- she then violently assaulted the driver, biting him on the face, before exiting the cab, and fleeing the area on foot
- the assault is believed to be random and unprovoked.
The woman is described as 20-30, with an olive complexion, medium build, and dark, long, curly hair, with bleached ends. She was wearing a T-shirt with the words “BUDTENDER” on the front, and a black jacket.
Photographs of the woman have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1300, 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 Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Alexander Best, 13 Division