Man wanted in Assault with a Weapon Investigation,
Security camera images of man released
Broadcast time: 15:34
Thursday, April 12, 2018
Case #: 2018-626855
The Toronto Police Service requests assistance identifying a man wanted in an Assault with a Weapon investigation.
On Sunday, April 8, 2018, at approximately 2:30 a.m., officers responded to a call for an assault in the Bathurst Street and Niagara Street area.
It is reported that:
- a 30-year-old man was waiting in a restaurant
- another man started an argument with him
- the suspect went outside and retrieved a branch
- he returned and struck the 30-year-old man over the head multiple times with the branch
The suspect is described as approximately 5’10”, 175 lbs., brown hair. He was wearing a black Arc’teryx jacket, blue jeans, blue running shoes.
Security camera images of the man are released.
Police believe him to be violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1.
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.
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Gary Long, Corporate Communications, for Detective Scott Allan, 14 Division