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Police seek assistance with Aggravated Assault investigation,
Lawrence Avenue West and Apex Road area

Broadcast time: 07:35
Date: Friday, July 9, 2021
Unit: 32 Division
Phone: 416-808-3200
Case #: 2021-1277506

The Toronto Police Service is seeking assistance with an ongoing Aggravated Assault investigation.

On Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at approximately 7 p.m., police responded to a call for an assault in the Lawrence Avenue West and Apex Road area.

It is reported that:

- a man was in a parking lot of an industrial plaza in the Lawrence Avenue West and Apex Road area

- the man was assaulted by a man not known to him

- the suspect kicked and punched the man in the head

- the suspect then fled the area

The suspect is described as a male, white, 35-40 years old, 5'7", with a slim build and unshaven face. He was wearing a POLO brand shirt and grey slippers. He was also walking a small black dog, that resembled a pug.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, 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 Laura Brabant, Corporate Communications, for Detective Brian Wookey, 32 Division