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Police request public's assistance with assault investigations,
Roncesvalles Avenue and Howard Park Avenue,
Update,
Further reports made to police



Broadcast time: 13:40
Wednesday, July 29, 2020

11 Division
416-808-1100

Case #: 2020-1365849


The Toronto Police Service is investigating multiple separate assaults in the area of Roncesvalles Avenue and Howard Park Avenue.


See previous release.

It is further reported that:

On Wednesday, May 13, 2020:

- a man approached a 50-year-old woman
- the man assaulted the woman
- the man then fled on foot

On Monday, July 20, 2020, it is reported:

- a man approached a 55-year-old man
- the man then proceeded to assault the 55-year-old
- the man then fled on foot

On Tuesday, July 21, 2020, it is further reported:

- a man approached a 38-year-old woman
- the man then proceeded to spit on the woman
- the man then fled the area on foot

On Tuesday, July 28 2020, it is further reported:

- a man approached a 36-year-old woman
- the man then sprayed contents of a drink at the woman
- the man then fled on foot

Police continue to investigate and determine if the reported incidents are connected.

The man is described as 25 to 40 years of age, 5'8" to 5'10", thin to medium build, black hair. In the most recent incident the man was wearing a black baseball cap, grey t-shirt and grey shorts .

The investigations are ongoing and anyone who may have witnessed the incidents, or has information, is urged to contact police.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1100, 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 or Google Play.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Ryan Gittus, 11 Division