09/21/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 09/21/2019 13:50
Broadcast time: 14:42
Saturday, September 21, 2019
Case #: 2019-1748182
The Toronto Police Service is alerting the public of an aggravated assault investigation and requests the public's assistance identifying the wanted man.
On Thursday, September 12, 2019, at approximately 4:00 a.m., officers responded to a call for an aggravated assault in the Spadina Avenue and Dundas Street West area.
It is reported that:
- a 28-year-old man was approached by an unknown man and the two had a verbal interaction
- the unknown man later punched and kicked the 28-year-old man during the interaction
- the man crossed the street and physically assaulted a second unknown man in the area
- the suspect fled southbound on Spadina Avenue, then eastbound on Queen Street
The first male victim sustained serious injuries and was transported to hospital.
Surveillance video and images have been released.
The suspect is described male, white, 5'10, medium build, with short brown hair. He was wearing light grey jogging pants, black jacket with a white logo and a baseball cap.
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, 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, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
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