Public Safety Alert,
Suspect sought in assault investigation,
TTC Bus Route 91
Broadcast time: 10:00
Date: Monday, December 20, 2021
Unit: 55 Division
Case #: 2021-2409175
The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance in identifying and locating a suspect in an assault investigation.
On Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at 4:14 pm, police responded to a call for an assault on a TTC bus in the area of Sloane Ave and Tinder Crescent.
It is reported that:
- a 15-year-old boy was sitting with his friends at the back of a TTC bus, Route 91 Northbound, passing the area of O’Connor Drive and St. Clair Avenue East
- a man was seated behind the group near the boy
- the man suddenly stood up and assaulted the boy
- the man got off the bus at Sloane Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East
The man is described as 20-30, 5’11”, thin build, wearing eyeglasses, burgundy red Adidas hoodie, black puffy jacket, black/grey pants, and construction boots. The suspect was also wearing a grey and black backpack and carrying a neon yellow construction jacket.
A photograph has been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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.
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Constable Edward Parks, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Yanyuan Jing, 55 Division