Police search for suspect after sexual assault of elderly man

Abdi Dirie - suspect - sexual assault - extortion

Toronto police say they are searching for a suspect who allegedly sexually assaulted an elderly man.

Police say the investigation began in April 2018 at an address in the city's west end.

They say a 27-year-old man allegedly sexually assaulted a 77-year-old man.

Police say the 27-year-old then extorted money from the victim multiple times.

They say the suspect is considered violent and dangerous and investigators believe he is in the Toronto area.