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Police seek man after alleged sexual assault in Toronto’s Jane Street, Lawrence Avenue area

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Police in Toronto are searching for a man in relation to an alleged sexual assault.

In a press release, Toronto police said they received a call for a sexual assault around 6:08 a.m. on Tuesday. The incident took place in the Jane Street and Lawrence Avenue West area, police said.

It is alleged that, while a woman was waiting to cross Jane Street, a man approached her on a blue bicycle.

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He sexually assaulted her before fleeing the area by bike, police said.

Toronto police said Fabian Pereyra, a 42-year-old, is wanted in connection with the incident.

He is described as 6 feet tall, 175 pounds and with black hair. Police said he was wearing burgundy pants at the time of the alleged assault.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact Toronto police or Crime Stoppers.

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