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Police seek help identifying sexual assault suspects

February 2nd, 2016 · No Comments

A 23-year-old woman was walking in the Spadina Avenue and College Street area on Dec. 30, 2015, around 3 p.m. when a man pulled her into an alcove and sexually assaulted her. The Toronto Police Service (TPS) is seeking assistance in identifying the late 20s to early 30s suspect, who is described as approximately five feet seven inches tall weighing 140 pounds with an olive complexion, black hair, brown eyes, and dark features. On the afternoon of the assault, the suspect was wearing a blue track jacket with wide white stripes down the sleeves and a blue symbol on the left chest area. He wore two rings on his right hand and a ring on his left pinky finger.

The Toronto Police Service has also requested assistance in identifying a man involved in an early morning sexual assault on Jan. 9, 2016. A woman was walking through an alley near Harbord and Bathurst streets when an unknown man approached her from behind and sexually assaulted her. She escaped from her attacker. The assailant is described as between 20 and 30 years old, approximately five feet nine inches to five feet ten inches tall with a slim build. He was unshaven, had short brown hair, and was wearing a dark hooded jacket or sweater.

A composite sketch of the man alleged to have been involved in a sexual assault at Harbord and Bathurst streets on Jan. 9. COURTESY?TORONTO?POLICE?SERVICE

A composite sketch of the man alleged to have been involved in a sexual assault at Harbord and Bathurst streets on Jan. 9.
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If you have any information regarding these assaults or any other crimes, please contact the TPS at 416-808-7474, or leave an anonymous tip at 416-222-8477.

—Summer Reid/Gleaner News

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