Christie Street and Essex Street area,
Image of man released
Broadcast time: 13:20
Date: Thursday, September 9, 2021
Unit: 14 Division
Case #: 2021-1720447
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a suspicious incident that occurred on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.
It is reported that:
- a 13-year-old boy was in the Christie Street and Essex Street area
- an unknown man approached him on foot and offered the boy a ride in a vehicle
- the boy declined the ride and walked away
At this time, investigators would like to make the public aware and identify the unknown man
The man is described as 6'3", medium to large build, light brown skin, with short curly black and grey hair, and walks with a limp on his right side.
Police are reminding the public to remain vigilant of suspicious people or vehicles in their neighbourhoods including the areas surrounding schools, and report anything suspicious to police.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Nabih Mansour, 14 Division