Man wanted in Assault investigation,
Bay Street and College Street area,
Security camera images of man released
Broadcast time: 18:16
Tuesday, November 21, 2017
Case #: 2017-3017558
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a man wanted in an Assault investigation.
On Friday, November 17, 2017, at approximately 6:30 p.m., officers responded to a call for an Assault in the Bay Street and College Street area.
It is reported that:
- a 50-year-old woman was walking in the area
- she was followed into a parking garage by a man
- he approached her and sprayed her with a substance
- he tried to steal her purse but the woman resisted
- he began to assault her but was stopped by passersby
He is described as brown, 35-45, wearing brown jacket, beige pants.
Security camera images of the man are attached.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Christopher Hominuk, 52 Division