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Jacob Hoggard, 34, charged in Sexual Assault investigation,
Man’s photograph released,
Police concerned there may be other victims,

Broadcast time: 15:27
Tuesday, July 24, 2018

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2018-505486

On Monday, July 23, 2018, the Toronto Police Service posted a news release which announced that Jacob Hoggard, 34, had been charged in a Sexual Assault investigation.

See previous release.

The news release originally said that "...on three dates in 2016, a man met with two women on separate occasions."

The news release should have said that "...a man met with a woman and a girl on separate occasions."

The original release has been corrected.

The Toronto Police Services apologizes for the error.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, 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 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable James Thompson, Sex Crimes