Toronto police are looking for the public’s help in tracking down a man wanted in connection with a violent assault on a sex worker in the Regent Park area last month.
The woman was discovered by police who were conducting a community patrol in the area of Dundas Street East and River Street on Monday, October 17th.
Investigators say the woman was approached by a man driving a white SUV, she then got into the car and was driven to a secluded area where a violent struggle ensued.
She alleges that she was choked and then sexually assaulted before she was able to escape, the man then drove away.
Police have described the suspect as a man in his early 40’s, bald, and clean shaven, he was driving a white 2007-2009 Acura MDX Tech Package SUV.
A composite sketch of the suspect has now been released along with a security camera image of his vehicle.
Police believe the man to be violent and dangerous and are warning the public not to approach him if located, but to call 9-1-1 immediately.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).