Suspect image released after GO train sex assault
Toronto police have released this security camera image of a suspect wanted in connection with a sexual assault that occurred on a GO train on Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013.
Paul Johnston , cp24.com
Published Thursday, February 7, 2013 7:55PM EST
Last Updated Thursday, February 7, 2013 7:59PM EST
Toronto police have released an image of a man wanted in connection with the sexual assault of a 15-year-old girl on a GO train Wednesday afternoon.
According to police, the girl was travelling on the Lakeshore East line when she noticed that a man who was sitting close to her appeared to be taking pictures of her with a cellphone.
As the train approached the Rouge Hill station, the man sexually assaulted the victim.
The suspect then followed the victim off the train a short distance before fleeing.
He is described as white, 25 to 30 year old, six feet tall, 180 lb., with short brown hair and unshaved.
He was last seen wearing a black winter jacket, beige pants, a beige baseball hat, construction boots and black sunglasses.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474 or Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477).