Suspect sought after jogger sexually assaulted in Wexford area: police
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Lexy Benedict, CP24.com
Published Thursday, October 10, 2019 6:23PM EDT
Last Updated Friday, October 11, 2019 5:12AM EDT
Police are looking for a suspect following the sexual assault of a jogger this morning in the city’s Wexford neighbourhood.
According to Toronto police, a jogger was assaulted from behind by an unknown man at around 7 a.m. while running along the Gatineau Hydro Corridor trail, in the area of Warden Avenue and Pharmacy Avenue.
The victim was able to fight off the suspect, who later fled on foot.
Police say that the suspect is described as a man, possibly in his 20’s, wearing grey track pants and a black hooded sweatshirt.
He was last seen running into Wexford Park.
Investigators are requesting that anyone in the area with home video surveillance or dash camera footage contact police.