Suspect for identification in Assault investigation,
Woodbine Avenue and Danforth Avenue area,
Broadcast time: 14:40
Date: Wednesday, July 7, 2021
Unit: 55 Division
Case #: 2021-1122435
The Toronto Police Service is seeking the public's assistance in an assault investigation.
On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, police responded to an assault in the Woodbine Avenue and Danforth Avenue area.
It was reported that:
- a man boarded the TTC subway train and demanded that a woman give him her seat
- she refused to do so
- he attempted to forcibly pull her from the seat and, when unable to do so, proceeded to sit on her
The suspect is described as a 52-year-old man, 6’, muscular build with full-sleeve tattoos, piercings in left ear, wearing a transparent face mask, green cargo pants, and a black tank-top.
His photo has been released.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, 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 Constable David DeLima, 55 Division