News Release header

Public Safety Alert,
Martin Grove Road and Finch Avenue West area,
Assault Investigation,

Broadcast time: 22:25
Date: Thursday, May 27, 2021
Unit: Sex Crimes
Phone: 416-808-7474
Case #: 2021-979917

The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to an assault investigation.

The incident occurred on Wednesday, May 26, 2021, at approximately 11:30 p.m., in the Martin Grove Road and Finch Avenue West area.

It is reported that:

- a 23-year-old woman was walking westbound on Milkwood Avenue from Martin Grove Road after getting off a TTC bus

- she was followed and approached from behind by an unknown man and assaulted

- the man was last seen running eastbound towards Martin Grove Road

The man is described as Black, 6’0", slim build, 20-25 years old. He was wearing a track suit with a black zip-up jacket with a white zipper and white stripes on the arms, black pants with white stripes and a black cloth mask.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, 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.

For more news, visit

Constable Alex Li, Corporate Communications, for Detective Brandon Reeve, Sex Crimes Unit