Man arrested in sexual assault investigation,
Nitinkumar Joshi, 55,
Lexington Avenue and Albion Road
Broadcast time: 10:38
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Case #: 2019-363265
The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in an ongoing Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- a man independently employed as a tutor provided services out of his residence in the area of Lexington Avenue and Martingrove Road
- 13-year-old girl attended this location between August 2016 and October 2018
- the man communicated with her through text and other social media platforms
- the man sexually assaulted the girl on multiple occasions
On Friday, March 1, 2019, members of the Child & Youth Advocacy Centre arrested Nitinkumar Joshi, 55, of Toronto. He is charged with:
1. Sexual Assault
2. Sexual Interference
He is scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West on Thursday, March 28, 2019, at 2 p.m., in room 202.
He is known to tutor outside his home to both high school and university students.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Cory Hedgeman, Sex Crimes – Child and Youth Advocacy Centre