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Police requesting public's assistance in assault investigation,
Queen Street East and Boulton Avenue area,
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Broadcast time: 16:00
Date: Wednesday, October 13, 2021
Unit: 55 Division
Phone: 416-808-5500
Case #: 2021-1921132

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public's assistance in an assault investigation.

On Wednesday, October 6, 2021, at approximately 3:20 p.m., a crossing guard was working at the intersection of Queen Street East and Boulton Avenue.

It is reported that:

- the crossing guard was approached by an unknown man

- the man engaged in conversation and then made a derogatory comment to the crossing guard

- the man then assaulted the crossing guard and walked away

The man is described as 30 to 40 years old, 6'0", 175 lbs., short brown hair that was combed to the side, and had a short beard. He was wearing sunglasses, a dark grey ¾ length jacket, a black shirt, black pants, white and black runners, and was holding a plastic bag.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Emanuel Gialousis, 55 Division