A suspect, wanted in connection with an armed sexual assault in the city last week has now been identified by Toronto Police.
According to police, a 28 year old woman was walking in the area of Yonge and Alexander on Friday night shortly before midnight, when she was approached from behind by a man armed with gun.
The man then took the woman to the rear of a building in the area where she was sexually assaulted.
Police now say they have identified the suspect as 45 year old Brennan Wayne Guigue of Toronto.
He is described as 5’9″ tall and weighing approximately 200 lbs.
Police are warning the public that Guigue is considered armed and dangerous and that he should not be approached.
Guigue is known to police and they say he may be suffering from mental health issues. Police urged him to contact a lawyer and turn himself in.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).