The Toronto Police Service requests assistance locating a man wanted in a Sexual Assault with a Weapon investigation.

On Wednesday, September 27, 2017, at 10:20 a.m., officers responded to a call for a sexual assault in the Weston Road north of Gunns Road area.

It is alleged that:

  • a woman was readying her store to be opened
  • a man known to her entered the store
  • he attacked her
  • she struggled against him
  • the struggle ensued for several minutes while he sexually assaulted her
  • he grabbed a knife that was nearby and made threats
  • she was able to fight free and escape
  • he fled the area

The woman was taken to hospital where she was treated for non-life-threatening injuries and released.

It is further alleged that:

  • investigators have identified the man as David Alleyne, 54, of Toronto.

    David Alleyne, 54, wanted in Sexual Assault with a Weapon investigation

He is wanted for:

1) Sexual Assault
2) Sexual Assault with a Weapon
3) Threatening Death
4) Weapons Dangerous
5) Threatening Death to Third Party

He is described as 54, approximately 5’7″, 170 lbs., medium build, thick moustache. He was wearing a blue spring jacket, blue shorts, low-cut Converse shoes, a red, yellow, and green wrist band, and a white do-rag.

Police believe he is violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-1200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.