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Sexual Assault Alert,
Keele Street and Sheppard Avenue West area,
Man Wanted

Broadcast time: 14:30
Date: Friday, November 6, 2020
Unit: 31 Division
Phone: 416-808-7474
Case #: 2020-2095631

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance with a sexual assault investigation.

On Wednesday, November 4, 2020, at approximately 7:30 p.m., police responded to a call for a sexual assault in the Keele Street and Sheppard Avenue West area.

It is reported that:

- a 13-year-old girl was waiting for a bus

- she was approached by a man

- he sexually assaulted her.

The man is described as Hispanic, in his early 20’s, 5’11, with a medium build, and curly black hair that was shorter on the sides. He was wearing a black bomber-style jacket, black track pants, black Nike Air Max 97’s, and a black face mask. He had rings on both hands.

Investigators are seeking to identify the man and are asking anyone who may have been in this area, at the time of the incident, to contact police at 416-808-7474, 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.

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 or get support in the community, please visit Toronto Police Service, Sex Crimes.

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Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Shona Patterson, Sex Crimes