Toronto – The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an ongoing sexual assault investigation.
On Saturday, July 11, 2020, at 10:30 p.m., a man was operating a power boat in the area of Woodbine Beach.
It is alleged that:
– a man welcomed two people onto his boat
– once on the boat, he steered the boat away from the shoreline
– the man sexually assaulted the two people
Shanthakumar Kandiah, 54, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:
1. Two counts of Kidnapping
2. Two counts of Sexual Assault
3. Two counts of Forcible Confinement
4. Operation of a Conveyance with Ability Impaired
5. Operation of a Conveyance with more than 80 mgs of Alcohol in Blood
He appeared in court, at College Park, on Monday, July 13, 2020, at 10 a.m.
The boat is described as a 22-foot, Rinker power boat, yellow/white in colour.
Police are concerned there may be more victims.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-5500, 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 or Google Play.