Sexual Assault Alert,
Queen Street West and Peter Street area,
Syed Husain, 26, charged in ongoing investigation
Broadcast time: 13:44
Monday, January 29, 2018
Case #: 2018-167725
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to an arrest in an ongoing Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 3 am, a 20-year-old woman was the Queen Street West and Peter Street area
- she was in an Uber and was sexually assaulted by the driver
On Saturday, January 27, 2018, at 8:50 p.m., Syed Husain, 26, of Toronto, surrendered to police at 52 Division.
He was arrested and charged with:
1) Sexual Assault
2) Forcible Confinement
3) Dangerous Operation of a Motor Vehicle
He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 11 a.m., room 111.
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, 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Stephanie Schuhmann, 52 Division