Sexual Assault Charge

By 32 Division,
Toronto Police Service
Published: 10:34 a.m. February 15, 2016

Investigators believe there may be more victims of sexual assault after making an arrest.

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Sydney Sopher, 68, of Toronto, is charged with sexual assault

On Thursday, February 11, at 8 p.m., officers responded to a call for a Sexual Assault in the Bathurst Street and Wilson Avenue area.

It is reported that a man posted an ad on Kijiji, looking for the services of a part-time cleaning lady.  It is alleged when a 23-year-old woman attended his office he made inappropriate comments and sexually assaulted her during the interview. 

She immediately contacted police.

Sydney Sopher, 68, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with Sexual Assault.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-3200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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