Man wanted for Assault on TTC streetcar operator,
College Street and Bay Street area,
Security camera images of man released
Broadcast time: 08:56
Monday, February 12, 2018
Case #: 2017-3149921
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a man wanted for an Assault on a TTC streetcar operator.
On Friday, October 27, 2017, at approximately 2 p.m., transit enforcement officers responded to a call for an assault in the College Street and Bay Street area.
It is reported that:
- a TTC operator was assisting a woman to get on the streetcar
- a man waiting on the streetcar stole the transfers from the cutter
- the operator was able to get the transfers back
- the man became enraged and spat in the operator's face
The man is described as 30-35, medium build, black jacket, blue jeans.
Security camera images of the man have been released.
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 Ryan Rorabeck, 52 Division