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Public Safety Alert,
Indecent Exposures,
Man arrested and faces multiple charges

Broadcast time: 11:45
Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Unit: 55 Division
Phone: 416-808-5500
Case #: 2021-913075

The Toronto Police Service has arrested and charged a man for allegedly committing indecent acts in front of young girls.

It is alleged:

- between June 24, 2019 and May 17, 2021, a man committed multiple indecent acts within the City of Toronto, with most occurring in the Beaches area

- one of the incidents occurred in the Queen Street East and Hammersmith Avenue on Monday, August 31, 2020

- the man would drive a white four-door Jeep, watch and/or follow young female victims

- he would often call them over while exposing himself or committing an indecent act on himself

On Wednesday May 26, 2021, Armen Parajian, 37, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with the following:

1. Two counts of Commit Indecent Act with Intent to Insult or Offend Another
2. Four counts of Harassment by Repeated Following another Person
3. Eight counts of Expose Genitals to a Person under 16 years of Age for a Sexual Purpose

He is scheduled to appear at College Park on Saturday, June 19, 2021 at 2 p.m., in room 505.

Officers would like to thank the community for working with them on this investigation and for their efforts in helping to keep our neighbourhoods safe.

Police are concerned there may be other victims and ask that anyone who has information relating to this investigation contact Detective Constable Greg Yan at or 416-808-5507.

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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Andy Johnstone, 55 Division