Sexual Assault Alert,
Eglinton Avenue East and Brimley Road area,
Security camera image released
Broadcast time: 19:18
Tuesday, October 23, 2018
Case #: 2018-1819785
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a sexual assault.
On Tuesday, October 2, 2018, at approximately 7:30 a.m., officers responded to a call for a sexual assault in the Eglinton Avenue East and Brimley Road area.
It is reported that:
- a 15-year-old girl was on a TTC bus
- a man got on the bus and stood beside her
- he sexually assaulted her
- she pushed him away but the man continued to sexually assault her
- she screamed and he fled
He is described as 30-40, 5'6", with a heavy build, black short wavy hair, and clean shaven. He was wearing a dark blue jacket.
A security camera image of the man is being released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4300, 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.
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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable John Cruz, 43 Division