Sexual Assault Alert,
Don Mills Road and Sheppard Avenue East area
Broadcast time: 23:00
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Case #: 2020-1134382
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a man wanted in a Sexual Assault investigation.
On Saturday, June 20, 2020, at 5 a.m., police responded to a sexual assault in the Don Mills Road and Sheppard Avenue East area.
It is reported that:
- the victim fell asleep on a park bench
- the victim was approached by a man, who frisked the victim for valuables
- the man then reached beneath the victim's clothing to engage in sexual touching
- the victim awoke and confronted the man, who then fled the area on foot westbound on Sheppard Avenue East towards Shaughnessy Boulevard.
The man is described as 20 to 25 years-old, 6'0", 160 lbs., long hair, facial hair, yellow shirt, blue jeans, grey sneakers, white hooded sweater, and a dark red backpack.
Security camera images have been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3300, 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 Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Corey Jones, 33 Division