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Sexual Assault Alert,
Man arrested Peter Witz, 41,
Police believe there may be more victims


32 Division

Case #: 2022-1494261

The Toronto Police Service is informing the public of an arrest in a sexual assault investigation.

It is alleged that:

  • on Monday, August 1, 2022, a woman attended a business in the Avenue Road and Wilson Avenue area
  • she arranged to get treatment by a massage therapist
  • she was sexually assaulted during the massage

On Friday, August 5, 2022, a man was arrested.

Peter Witz,41, of Toronto has been charged with:

  1. Sexual Assault

He is to appear at Toronto North Courts in court room 301 on Friday, October 14, 2022.

Investigators believe there may be more victims.  An image has been released.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Aisha Ellis by email at [email protected] or Detective Dave Lim by email at [email protected] or call police at 416-808-3204, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), or at

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By Constable Sinderela Chung

Constable Sinderela Chung

Media Relations Officer

Corporate Communications

for Detective Constable Aisha Ellis

Detective Constable Aisha Ellis

32 Division


Peter Witz, 41
Picture of Peter Witz, 41


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