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Police request public's assistance with assault investigations,
Roncesvalles Avenue and Howard Park Avenue,
Man arrested

Broadcast time: 18:17
Friday, July 31, 2020

11 Division

Case #: 2020-1411664

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

See previous release.

On Friday, July 31, 2020, Driss Zahri, 37, of no fixed address, was arrested and charged with:

1) four counts of Assault
2) two counts of Assault with a Weapon
3) six counts of Fail to Comply with Recognizance
4) six counts of Fail to Comply with Probation

He is scheduled to appear in court on at Old City Hall on Saturday, August 1, 2020, 10 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1100, 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Christopher Ethier, 11 Division