Police seeking assistance locating a man wanted in Sexual Assault and Extortion investigation,
Liberty Village area,
Abdi Dirie, 28
Broadcast time: 06:00
Thursday, July 11, 2019
Case #: 2018-618307
The Toronto Police Service is requesting assistance locating a man wanted in a Sexual Assault and Extortion investigation.
It is alleged that:
- on Wednesday, April 4, 2018, a 27-year-old man and a 77-year-old man were at an address in the Liberty Village area
- the 27-year-old man sexually assaulted the 77-year-old man
- he subsequently extorted money from the victim on more than one occasion
He is considered violent and dangerous, and believed to be in the Toronto area.
He is wanted for the following charges in relation to this case and a previous incident:
1) Three counts of Extortion
2) Sexual Assault
3) Three counts of Fail to Comply Probation
5) Two counts of Fail to Comply Probation
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200, 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 Mario Catenaccio, 12 Division