08/30/2014 07:05 EDT | Updated 10/30/2014 05:59 EDT

Sexual assault suspect sought by police

Toronto Police are requesting the assistance of the public with identifying a man who sexually assaulted a woman Friday in Toronto.

The woman was crossing Duplex Avenue at Eglinton Avenue West at around 1:30 p.m. Friday when she was sexually assaulted by an unknown man.

Police have released a picture of the suspect, described as white male, with dark short hair and a growth of facial hair. He was wearing prescription glasses at the time.