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).