Man wanted in ongoing Sexual Assault investigation,
King Street West and Bathurst Street area,
Security camera image of man released
Broadcast time: 11:49
Thursday, November 23, 2017
Case #: 2017-1977587
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a man wanted in an ongoing Sexual Assault investigation.
On Wednesday, November 1, 2017, at approximately 11:35 a.m., officers responded to a call for a Sexual Assault in the King Street West and Bathurst Street area.
It is reported that:
- a 28-year-old woman was waiting to get off a TTC bus
- she was approached by a man
- he sexually assaulted her
He is described as approximately 35-40, 5’11" - 6’0", heavy build, beard. He was wearing an unzipped navy windbreaker, white T-shirt with black writing on the front, blue jeans, black head covering, black framed glasses, and carried a black knapsack with a white Nike swoosh on the back.
Investigators believe he works, lives or frequents, the Bathurst Street and King Street West area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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.
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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Diane Sahadath, 14 Division