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Police seek public's assistance in Sexual Assault investigation,
The West Mall and Evans Avenue area

Broadcast time: 13:30
Date: Monday, July 5, 2021
Unit: Sex Crimes
Phone: 416-808-7474
Case #: 2021-1254162

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a sexual assault investigation and are seeking their assistance in identifying the suspects.

It is reported that:

- on Saturday, July 3, 2021, at approximately midnight, a woman was walking in the The West Mall and Evans Avenue area

- two unknown men approached the woman and sexually assaulted her

The first man is described as black, between 35 and 50 years old, approximately 6’, thin build, and with short black hair. He was wearing a dark face mask, red shirt, and a black jacket.

The second man is described as black, between 35 and 50 years old, approximately 6’, and of thin build. He was wearing dark clothing.

Investigators are seeking to identify the men and are asking anyone with any information to contact police.

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

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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable David Westerhoff for Superintendent Michael Barsky, Toronto Police Service –Specialized Criminal Investigations - Sex Crimes