Sexual Assault Alert, Parliament Street and Howard Street area, Update, Kyle Michael Junior Young, 25, faces seven charges, Police believe there may be other victims
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 11:12 AM
51 Division: 416-808-7474
On Sunday, April 10, 2016, the Toronto Police Service alerted the public to a Sexual Assault investigation and requested the public’s assistance identifying the man wanted.
On Saturday, April 9, 2016, at approximately 10:30 p.m., officers responded to a call for a sexual assault in the Parliament Street and Howard Street area.
It is alleged that:
- a 52-year-old woman was in an elevator in an apartment building
- she was approached by a man
- the man displayed a handgun and directed the woman to leave the elevator
- she was forced to the stairwell where she was sexually assaulted
- the man fled the building
See previous release.
See previous release.
On Tuesday, April 19, 2016, Kyle Michael Junior Young, 25, of no fixed address, was arrested. He was charged with:
1) Sexual Assault with a Weapon
2) Uttering Threats
3) Use of Firearm During Commission of Indictable Offence
4) Point Firearm
5) Possession of Firearm knowing its Possession is Unauthorized
6) Careless Use of Firearm
7) Carry Concealed Weapon
He was scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, 10 a.m.
Police believe there may be other victims.
Watch news conference here.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
A sexual assault is defined by the Criminal Code of Canada as any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes Unit website.
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Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Marina Garland, Sex Crimes
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|Kyle Michael Junior Young, 25, faces seven charges in Sexual Assault investigation. Police believe there may be other victims|