Matias Fikade, 25, charged in ongoing Sexual Assault investigation,
Dundas Street West and Denison Avenue area
Broadcast time: 14:46
Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Case #: 2018-1035418
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in an ongoing Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- on Wednesday, June 6, 2018, at 4:11 a.m., a 20-year-old woman was in the Dundas Street West and Ossington Avenue area
- a man was driving a taxi and picked up the woman
- the man drove the woman to the Dundas Street West and Denison Avenue area and parked the taxi in a laneway
- he sexually assaulted her
- she was then dropped off by the man shortly after, and she notified police
On Monday, June 11, 2018, Matias Fikade, 25, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:
1) Sexual Assault
He was scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Monday, June 11, 2018.
Anyone who witnessed this incident, or who has information on the man, is asked to call police.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1404, 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 Scott Villers, 14 Division