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Sexual Assault Alert,
Man Wanted,
Sewells Road and Fawcett Trail area

Broadcast time: 20:10
Tuesday, September 25, 2018

42 Division

Case #: 2018-1746105

The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public's assistance with a sexual assault investigation which occurred on Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 8:35 p.m.

It is reported that:

- a woman exited a TTC bus at Morningside Avenue and Sewells Road

- she then walked westbound on Sewells Road towards Fawcett Trail

- a man approached her and asked if he could help carry her grocery bags, she declined

- the man then sexually assaulted her

- he left the area and was last seen on Carisbrooke Square

He is described as brown, 20-29 years old, 5’7”, with a medium build and he was clean shaven. He was last seen wearing a red hooded shirt with the hood up, black pants, and sparkly shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4200, 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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Gary Long, Corporate Communications, for Detective Warren Entwistle, 42 Division