Sex Assault Alert,
Yonge Street and Gerrard Street West
Broadcast time: 19:00
Sunday, June 14, 2020
Case #: 2020-1074730
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a Sexual Assault investigation.
On Thursday, June 11, 2020, at 9:20 a.m., police responded to a sexual assault in the Yonge Street and Gerrard Street West area.
It is reported that:
- a woman was walking on the west side of Yonge Street near Gerard Street West
- the woman was approached by a man
- he sexually assaulted her, then fled the area
The man is described as Asian, 5'10", in his 20's, with short black hair, and big lips. He was wearing a light blue jacket, blue jeans, and white shoes.
Security camera images have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca
Constable Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Romi Manota, 52 Division