Sexual Assault Alert,
Broadcast time: 19:00
Date: Friday, October 1, 2021
Unit: 52 Division
Case #: 2021-1669845
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a sexual assault.
It has been reported that:
- on Wednesday, September 1, 2021, at approximately 12 p.m., a woman was in the Dundas Street West and Yonge Street area
- a man approached her from behind as she boarded a streetcar
- the man sexually assaulted the woman
- the man then fled on foot
The man is described as approximately 35-45 years old, with a medium build and thinning hair. He was wearing sunglasses, a white and grey camouflaged sweater, black jogging pants, white running shoes, and had a red backpack.
Investigators believe there may be more victims.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, 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 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, please visit our Sex Crimes website.
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Constable Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Patrick Stewart, 52 Division