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Toronto police searching for suspect in sex assault of teen boy Add to ...

Police in Toronto say a boy has been sexually assaulted by a man canvassing door-to-door for a utility company.

Police say the incident occurred Thursday evening in west-end Toronto (Sheppard Avenue West and Arletta Avenue area).

Investigators allege a man canvassing for a gas or hydro company sexually assaulted a 16-year-old occupant of one of the homes.

Police are seeking the public’s help in locating the suspect.

He’s described as 30 to 40 years old, Asian, five-foot-six with short black greying hair and metal framed glasses.

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