Arrest made in Sexual Assault Investigation,
Man, 33, facing four charges,
Broadcast time: 13:55
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Case #: 2019-739470
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to an arrest in a sexual assault investigation.
On Monday, April 22, 2019, at approximately 10 p.m., a 29-year-old woman attended the Union Station bus terminal located at 65 Front Street West.
It is alleged that:
- a man followed a woman into the ladies washroom
- the man looked over the divider at the woman
- the woman quickly left the washroom and a short time later the same man approached her where she was sitting on a bench
- the man sexually assaulted the woman
- the woman left the area and boarded a bus
- the man boarded the same bus and sat beside the woman and sexually assaulted her again
On Thursday, April 24, 2019, Yamal Mohatar, 33, of Toronto was arrested. He is charged with:
2. two counts of Sexual Assault
3. Forcible Confinement
He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall, on Thursday April, 25, 2019.
Police are concerned there may be more victims.
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, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. 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 Autumn Withrow, Sex Crimes.