Toronto police arrest man for allegedly sexually assaulting 15-year-old on TTC
Toronto police have arrested a man for allegedly sexually assaulting a 15-year-old girl on a TTC bus.
In November, 2021, police were called the the area of Kipling Ave. and Westhumber Blvd. for a sexual assault.
On Wednesday, May 11, Carlos Ortiz, 48, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with sexual assault and sexual interference.
Police are reporting another sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl a TTC bus.
On Sunday at 10:51 a.m., police responded to a suspicious incident in The West Mall and Burnhamthorpe Rd., area. where a girl was boarding
The girl was approached by an unknown man and he had a conversation with her and then sexually assaulted her.
The man is described as having a thin build, curly dark hair, clean shaven, wearing light coloured shorts, black high top shoes with a silver and white tag design on the back and the front of the shoes, grey t-shirt with a light coloured button up shirt on top, and black jacket.
“(Police) would encourage the public to come forward and report sexual assault occurrences to police. Police will ensure victims have access to support services,” police said in a release.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2300, or call Crime Stoppers at 416-222-TIPS (8477).