Police seek man, 19, on aggravated assault charge in connection with incident near Pape Avenue and Gerrard Street East

Police in 55 Division are asking for the public's help in finding a 19-year-old man wanted on a number of charges including aggravated assault.

Toronto police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted in connection with an alleged assault in the Pape Avenue and Gerrard Street East area earlier this month.

According to police, a 19-year-old man was allegedly assaulted in the area on Thursday, Dec. 8, at approximately 9 p.m. The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to hospital, police said.

Police said in a news release on Dec. 21 that they are looking for Toronto resident Seth Gardner-Thorne, 19, in connection with the incident. He is wanted on charges of aggravated assault, assault, threatening death, and robbery.

He is described as six-feet tall, weighing 180 pounds, with red hair, a red moustache, and a red goatee.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to contact police in 55 Division at 416-808-5500, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477 or online at https://www.222tips.com


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