Man wanted in an Assault investigation,
Bloor- Yonge Subway Station
Broadcast time: 14:59
Friday, July 27, 2018
Case #: 2018-471204
The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance identifying a man wanted in an Assault occurrence.
It is reported that:
- on Wednesday, March 14, 2018, a man exited the Bloor-Yonge subway
- as he made his way approximately one block south of the intersection, an unknown man approached him from behind and struck him in the head with a hammer
- the attack was unprovoked
- the man received non-life-threatening injuries
The suspect is described as 5'9", 45-60 years old, with a large build, and a thick white/black beard. He was wearing a black toque, black winter jacket, and carrying a black backpack.
Security camera images have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, 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.
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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Kate Foley, 51 Division