Police seek man on assault charges after spitting incidents at Coxwell and Main subway stations

Police are asking for the public's help locating a man being sought in connection with incidents Coxwell and Main stations in which people were allegedly spit at.

Toronto police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man wanted for alleged assaults at two TTC subway stations in East Toronto.

According to police, a man exiting a subway car at Coxwell Subway Station on Monday, May 15, allegedly spat at two passengers “without provocation” as they were boarding the train.

Police also allege that on Tuesday, May 16, a man walking away from Main Station spat at another passenger without provocation as they were walking towards the station.

Police are looking for Joseph O’Sullivan Martinez, 28, of Toronto, on charges of assault and breach of probation.

Police are looking for Joseph O’Sullivan Martinez, 28, of Toronto, on three charges of assault and five counts of breach of probation.

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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