Police release updated images of car sought in connection with sex assault near Monarch Park

Toronto police are seeking information on the driver of a four-door light-coloured sedan which is believed to be a silver Hyundai Elantra in connection with a sexual assault investigation. The images released by police include security camera footage from the area of the vehicle being sought and also of a car of a similar make and model.

Toronto police have released more images of a car driven by a man being sought in connection with an alleged sexual assault in the area of Monarch Park last month.

Police described the vehicle they are seeking information on as four-door light-coloured sedan which is believed to be a silver Hyundai Elantra. The images released by police include security camera footage from the area and also of a car of a similar make and model.

According to police, a suspect stopped his vehicle at approximately 3 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 25, in the Danforth and Greenwood avenues area and offered a person a ride home.

Police said the victim got into the suspect’s vehicle and was then driven to a dead-end street near Felstead and Lamb avenues by Monarch Park.

Once at that location, police said the driver of the car allegedly sexually assaulted the victim.

Police said the sexual assault was interrupted when a  black sedan drove towards the dead-end street which startled the suspect and allowed the victim to escape from the vehicle.

The suspect then fled the area in his car, mounting a sidewalk as he drove away.

Police are  looking to speak to the driver of the black sedan, as well as any other possible witnesses or victims.

Police are asking anyone with security or dash camera footage of the area or incident to contact investigators.

The suspect is described as male, East Indian, in his 20s, with a thin build. He was wearing dark clothing at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477 or online at https:www.222tips.com


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