Teenager sexually assaulted in Scarborough

Police warn Scarborough residents to be on the lookout after a young teenaged girl was sexually assaulted on Feb. 7.

The 13-year-old victim was walking down the sidewalk near the Pharmacy Avenue and Ellesmere Road area when a man approached her from behind and sexually assaulted her. The man then fled the scene towards Ellesmere Road.

The man is described as white, around 30 years old, 5-10 tall, with crooked yellow teeth and an unkempt appearance. He was dressed in a black nylon coat with a fur-trimmed hood.

Anyone with information on the suspect is asked to call police at 416-808-7474 or contact Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).