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Sexual Assault Alert,
Man Wanted,
Wilson Avenue and Jane Street Area

Broadcast time: 20:35
Thursday, May 24, 2018

31 Division

Case #: 2018-918090

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a Sexual Assault investigation.

It is reported that:

- on Monday, May 21, 2018, at approximately 12:15 a.m., a 68-year-old woman was walking home in the area of Wilson Avenue and Jane Street.

- a man approached her from behind, placed his arm around her neck, forced her to the ground, and sexually assaulted her

- the man fled when he saw headlights from a vehicle in the distance

The man is described as 45, with a medium build, average height, and a light-black skin tone.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, 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.

A sexual assault is defined by the Criminal Code of Canada as 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 Unit website.

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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Steven McIlwain - Sex Crimes Unit