Man sought for unprovoked assault

Toronto Police Service are requesting the public's assistance locating a man wanted in an unusual assault investigation.

A 32 year old woman was walking in the Trinity Square area near the Eaton Centre last Friday morning, when she was assaulted by a male. The suspect allegedly ran up behind her and drop-kicked her. The victim was thrown to the ground and injured.

The suspect is described as black, 5'8", 150 lbs., full beard, short braided black and red dyed hair. He was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans and red running shoes.

Investigators believe this was a completely unprovoked attack.

The man is considered violent and dangerous. If located, do not approach. Call 9-1-1 immediately.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).