Public Appeal for Robbery with a Weapon and Aggravated Assault Investigation,
Hidden Trail and Carriage Lane area
Broadcast time: 15:30
Tuesday, September 1, 2020
Case #: 2020-1561879
The Toronto Police Service requests the public's assistance identifying a suspect as part of a robbery investigation.
On Wednesday, August 19, 2020, at 8:57 p.m., officers attended a call in the Hidden Trail and Carriage Lane area.
It is reported that:
- a man was riding his bicycle in the area
- another man randomly attacked the victim
- the suspect stabbed the man with a sharp object and called him a "demon"
- the suspect then fled the area on the man's bicycle
- the man was transported to hospital with minor injuries
The suspect is described as male, 5'8", slim build, curly hair, and was wearing a full 'custom Halloween' mask. He was wearing a light brown khaki sweater and dark jeans.
An image of the bike has been released.
Divisional officers have been made aware and will continue to patrol across the area.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, 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, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.
Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Julius Agamata, 32 Division