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Man wanted for Sexual Assault with a Weapon,
Brandon Laford, 49,
Man Arrested

Broadcast time: 09:50
Date: Friday, December 31, 2021
Unit: 41 Division
Phone: 416-808-4100
Case #: 2021-2468264

The Toronto Police Service would like to update the public on an arrest made in a sexual assault investigation.

See previous release.

On Tuesday, December 28, 2021, Brandon Laford, 49, of Toronto, was arrested. He is charged with:

1. Two counts of Assault
2. Mischief / Damage to Property not Exceeding $5000
3. Two counts of Sexual Assault with Weapon
4. Assault with Weapon

He was scheduled to appear in court, at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, on Wednesday, December 29, 2021, in room 412.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-4100, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Stephen Manson-Hing, 41 Division