Toronto Child Sexual Assault: Girl Allegedly Abducted And Assaulted In Bathurst-Wilson Area

First Posted: 12/26/11 07:06 PM ET Updated: 12/26/11 09:00 PM ET

TORONTO - Toronto police are looking for a man who allegedly abducted a young girl from her home and sexually assaulted her early this morning.

Police say the man entered a residence in the area of Bathurst Street and Wilson Avenue about 3 a.m.

Detective Const. Elena Vander Meer of the Sex Crimes Unit says family members located the girl within minutes after the alleged abduction and saw a man fleeing the scene.

The suspect is described as white, 19-20 years old, average build, approximate height between 5-feet-6 inches and 5-feet-10 inches.

Police say the suspect was last seen wearing a blue jacket with a red stripe or a sweatshirt and a toque, hat or hoodie.

Police are requesting the public's assistance with any information regarding the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477.

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