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Sexual Assault Alert,
Man arrested,
Faiaz Tahmid, 21



Broadcast time: 13:15
Date: Monday, May 31, 2021
Unit: 41 Division
Phone: 416-808-4100
Case #: 2021-807026


The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest made as part of a historic sexual assault investigation.

On Sunday, May 2, 2021, members of 41 Division began an investigation following two reports of sexual exploitation.

It is alleged:

- in June 2019, a woman and a man, both 19-years-old at the time, attended a house party in the Midland Avenue and St Clair Avenue East area

- while at the house party, he sexually assaulted her


It is further alleged that:

- in December 2019, another woman and the same man, both 19-years-old at the time, were in his apartment in the Keele Street and Steeles Avenue West area

- while in the apartment, he sexually assaulted her


The victims did not know each other.


On Monday, May 31 2021, Faiaz Tahmid, 21, of Toronto, was arrested. He was charged with:

1. Two counts of Sexual Assault


He appeared in court virtually on Monday, May 31, 2021, at 10 a.m., at Toronto East Courts, 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, Room 412.

Investigators believe there may be other victims and encourage anyone with information to contact 41 Division directly at 416-808-4105, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.


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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Stephen Manson-Hing, 41 Division




Sexual Assault Alert,
Man arrested,
Faiaz Tahmid, 21



Faiaz Tahmid, 21, charged in Sexual Assault investigations
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