Police seek assistance in identifying man wanted in an assault with a weapon investigation.

The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a man wanted for assault with a weapon.

It is reported that:

  • on Monday, September 4, 2017, at 4:08 p.m., a 50-year-old woman was on a southbound Spadina streetcar
  • an argument ensued between the woman and a man
  • the man pushed the woman to the ground, causing her to fall on a small child
  • the man then pushed the woman off the streetcar
  • the man then assaulted and pulled a knife on the woman
  • the man then fled southbound on Spadina Avenue

    Police seek assistance in identifying man wanted in an assault with a weapon investigation.

The man is described as having a dark complexion, in his twenties, clean shaven, 6’2″, thin build. He was wearing dark sunglasses, a black bandana on his head, white hooded sweater, black jeans and white runners with an orange-colour design.

If located, do not approach. Call 911.

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, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.