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Sexual Assault Alert,
Police seek public's assistance with a Sexual Assault Investigation,
Yonge Street and Charles Street East area

Broadcast time: 13:00
Date: Thursday, July 22, 2021
Unit: 51 Division
Phone: 416-808-5100
Case #: 2021-1370205

The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public to a sexual assault investigation.

The incident occurred on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at approximately 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., in the Yonge Street and Charles Street East area.

It has been reported that:

- a man approached a 45-year-old woman inside a building

- the man asked for assistance

- the man exposed himself and sexually assaulted the woman

- the woman fled the area

The man is described as in his mid-twenties, medium skin tone complexion, and a medium build.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5100, 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 or Google Play.

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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Chris Skelton, 51 Division