Sexual Assault Alert,
Suspect sought in Sexual Assault Investigation,
Dovercourt Road and Bloor Street West area
Broadcast time: 23:00
Date: Monday, July 19, 2021
Unit: 14 Division
Case #: 2021-1357123
The Toronto Police Service requests the public’s assistance identifying a man sought in a Sexual Assault investigation.
On Monday, July 19, 2021, at 2:43 p.m., officers responded to a call for a sexual assault in the Dovercourt Road and Bloor Street West area.
It is reported that:
- a 24-year-old woman was inside a store in the area
- she was followed out of the store by an unknown man
- he followed her several minutes to another area
- he grabbed her from behind and sexually assaulted her
- he then fled the area
The man is described as 5’7"-5’10", 180-200 lbs., with a medium to heavy build. He was wearing a black bandana with a white design around his neck, a dew-rag, a red t shirt, black shorts, white shoes, and a black backpack.
Investigators believe this is the same suspect from a sexual assault reported yesterday.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1400, 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.
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Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Quinton Malfara, 14 Division