Police seek public assistance in identifying a man in a sexual assault investigation,
Yonge Street and King Street
Broadcast time: 15:45
Friday, July 26, 2019
Case #: 2019-1369911
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a sexual assault investigation.
On Sunday, July 21, 2019, at approximately 4 a.m., a man was in the area of Yonge Street and King Street.
It is reported:
- the man was trying to walk to his hotel but was feeling unwell
- an unknown person approached the man and offered to assist him in getting to his hotel, and escorted him back to his hotel, walking him into his room
- the man was then sexually assaulted, and the unknown person fled
The suspect is described as having a dark complexion, 5'4", bald. He was wearing a T-shirt with an orange logo, beige pants and sandals.
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 for Detective Constable Shona Patterson, Sex Crimes