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Assault with a Weapon Investigation,
Ellesmere Road and Orton Park area

Broadcast time: 08:00
Monday, May 11, 2020

43 Division

Case #: 2020-873898

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance identifying a man involved in an assault with a weapon investigation.

On Sunday, May 10, 2020, at approximately 8:15 p.m., officers attended an assault call in the Ellesmere Road and Orton Park Road area.

It is reported that:

- a man was walking through a field in the area

- the man was struck in the head by a suspect with a hammer

- the suspect fled the scene

The suspect is described as a man, 5'10", in his mid 20s, brown complexion, with black wavy hair. He was last seen wearing a black winter jacket, dark coloured track pants, and a dark coloured back pack.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4300, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 or Google Play.

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Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Sandra Gillman, 43 Division