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Aassistance sought with Sexual Assault investigation,
Dovercourt Road and Queen Street West area,
Video released

Broadcast time: 14:10
Friday, November 17, 2017

14 Division

Case #: 2017-1536000

The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance identifying the suspect in a violent Sexual Assault.

It is reported that:

- in the early morning hours of Friday, August 25, 2017, a woman, 37, was walking in the Queen Street West and Dovercourt Road area.

- a man approached the woman, a struggle began, and the man sexually assaulted her

- he fled the area

He is described as white, short dark hair with receding hairline, bald spot, approximately 5’6” -5’8”. A video of the suspect taken from security camera footage is attached.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). 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 Craig Brister, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable David Westerhoff, Sex Crimes