The Toronto Police Service is requesting the public’s assistance identifying a man wanted in an Assault investigation.
It is reported that:
– on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at approximately 2:30 p.m., at Nathan Phillips Square , a 63-year-old man was at a demonstration
– he was assaulted by an unknown man
The man is described as in his twenties, 6’2″, with muscular build and short brown hair. He was wearing a grey t-shirt.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5200, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
While the police is asking the public for help to identify the man, the assault that took place at Nathan Phillips Square against a journalist, was right in front of many Toronto police officers that were asked right there and then to act.
The man that was assaulted is a Toronto Sun photographer, Stan Behal, that was attacked during an anti-racism protest at Nathan Phillips Square on Saturday, Aug. 11, while doing his job.
The video below clearly shows the attack and the police officers standing and watching.