Sexual Assault Alert,
Man wanted in a sexual assault investigation,
Islington Subway Station
Broadcast time: 08:40
Date: Wednesday, November 18, 2020
Unit: 11 Division
Case #: 2020-2128950
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a sexual assault.
It has been reported that:
- on Monday, November 9, 2020, at approximately 6:20 p.m., a woman was on the escalator at Islington Subway Station
- while on the escalator she was approached from behind by a unknown man
- he sexually assaulted her
- he fled from the subway station last seen going east
He is described as 25-30, 5’7” - 5’9”, with a dark complexion, frizzy hair tied in a bun, and wearing a blue surgical mask. He was last seen wearing black shoes, tan coloured pants, a grey t-shirt, black zip-up hoodie, and a black backpack.
Officers have been carrying out extensive inquiries to identify the man and have released security images in the hope that someone recognizes him.
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, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Hihramat Gill, 11 Division