The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest made in a Sexual Assault investigation.
On Saturday, June 4, 2022, officers responded to a call for a Sexual Assault in the Weston Road and Bellevue Crescent area.
It has been reported that:
- a male followed the first female victim off the elevator in a building, brandished a knife towards her and attempted to force her into the stairwell
- the victim was able to escape by quickly entering her apartment and locking her door
- the male then entered a laundry room in the same building
- a second victim was inside the laundry room when she was approached by the male
- the woman was sexually assaulted at knifepoint
- the male then fled the building
On Tuesday, June 7, 2022, a 14-year-old boy, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:
- Sexual Assault with a Weapon
- Assault with a Weapon
He is scheduled to appear in court at 21 Panaroma Court, at the North West Justice Centre, on Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at 1 p.m., room JC.
A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website.
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