Man allegedly punches another in face after being questioned about not wearing a mask indoors

Sep 30 2020, 4:53 pm

A man allegedly punched someone and broke his teeth, when asked if he was wearing a mask inside a Toronto store.

On Wednesday, the Toronto Police Service said that on September 18 at around 9 pm, a man was inside a convenience store in the Don Mills Road and Gateway Boulevard area.

Reportedly, the unknown alleged suspect entered the store not wearing a mask.

Then, the man already in the convenience store questioned the suspect about not wearing a mask.

To which the alleged suspect punched the other man in the face, breaking some of his teeth.

According to the police, the unknown man is described as 22 to 23-years-old, brown skin, tall, black hair, wearing brown clothing, spoke Dari, and was possibly called Faisel.

Security camera images of suspect in Assault Cause Bodily Harm investigation. (Toronto Police Service)

The Toronto police is “requesting the public’s assistance in an assault cause bodily harm investigation.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on their Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

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