Man, 21, arrested in Sexual Assault investigation, Toronto’s Lawrence Avenue West and Dufferin Street area

Toronto, Ontario – The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.

It is alleged that:

– during the early morning hours of Friday, June 16, 2017, a woman was with a man in his apartment in the Lawrence Avenue West and Dufferin Street area

– another man, his roommate, entered the apartment

– when the man stepped out of the room, the roommate sexually assaulted the woman

– the incident was reported to police

On Friday, June 16, 2017, Luis Pereira, 21, of Toronto, was arrested. He has been charged with:

1) Sexual Assault

He is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Saturday, July 27, 2017, 1 p.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637).

Case #: 2017-1073750

Toronto Police Service

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