Toronto police release video of parking garage assault, looking for suspect

Nov 23 2017, 2:31 pm

Toronto police released dramatic video footage of an assault, hoping to identify the suspect.

According to police, on Friday, November 17, 2017, at approximately 6:30 pm, officers responded to a call for an assault in the Bay Street and College Street area.

It’s reported that a 50-year-old woman was walking, when she was followed into a parking garage by a man. The man approached her and sprayed her with a substance, then tried to steal her purse but she resisted.

The man began to assault her but was stopped by passersby.

The suspect is described as brown, 35-45, wearing brown jacket, beige pants.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Toronto Police Service

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