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Public Safety Alert,
Springhurst Avenue and Spencer Avenue area

Broadcast time: 13:20
Thursday, April 5, 2018

14 Division

Case #: 2018-432012

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a man loitering outside during the evening hours in the Springhurst Avenue and Spencer Avenue area.

It is reported that:

- on Thursday, March 8, 2018, a man was loitering outside

- he followed a 30-year-old woman to her home, she entered her home

- he later followed her inside

- she confronted him inside her home, and he then asked for directions

- she told him to leave, and he left

It is further reported that:

- on Friday, March 9, 2018, the same man was loitering outside

- he followed a 31-year-old woman into her apartment building and towards her apartment

- he asked her for water, and he left when he was not given the water

The man is described as brown, 5'7", thin build, black short hair, brown eyes and clean shaven.

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.

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Franco Umbrello, 14 Division