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Man arrested in historic Indecent Assault investigation,
Jon Comerford, 64



Broadcast time: 14:15
Date: Thursday, September 2, 2021
Unit: 53 Division
Phone: 416-808-5300
Case #: 2021-1511005


The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest in an Indecent Assault investigation.

On Tuesday, August 10, 2021, officers began investigating a report of an historic indecent assault in the Avenue Road and St Clair Avenue West area.

It is alleged that:

- a man and woman were in a home

- the man threw the woman to the ground

- he held her to the ground and indecently assaulted her

Jon Comerford, 64, of Toronto, was arrested. He is charged with:

1) Indecent Assault on a Woman
2) Forcible Confinement

He will appear in court at College Park on Monday, November 1, 2021, at 2 p.m., via video link.

This is an ongoing investigation.


Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5300, 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 David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Alex Wallace, 53 Division