Police Beat

Police at 55 Division received a report of a suspicious incident on July 15. At about 3 p.m., a man approached a five-year-old girl in Kew Gardens, in the wading pool and children’s park area. The man took her by the hand, but when the girl’s mother intervened, he fled the scene on a bicycle. The man is described as white, in his thirties, with a thin build, light brown hair and an unshaven face. He was wearing a green polo shirt and tan or grey shorts. Anyone with any information should contact 55 Division police at 416-808-5500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

A 19-year-old female was near Gerrard Street East and Victoria Park Avenue at 11:25 p.m. on July 20, when a male approached from behind. He struck her in the head, took her headphones and fled the scene in an unknown direction.

Four males aged 16 to 18 were near Victoria Park Avenue and Gerrard Street East at about 1:20 a.m. on July 7 when two males approached. The suspects demanded the victims’ property and punched and kicked them in the head and body, then took a necklace, hat and backpack from the victims before fleeing southbound towards Kingston Road. The victims sustained minor injuries.

A 15-year-old female was in a vehicle near Danforth and Victoria Park Avenues at around 4:30 p.m. on July 20 when a male reached in the window and took her cell phone. The suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction.

Beach Mac on Queen Street East was broken into in the early morning hours on June 26. A window was forced, and computer equipment was stolen.

A resident of Southwood Drive reports that a window was forced, and audio-visual equipment stolen on July 21, at about 12:30 a.m.


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