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Cab driver sought in alleged sexual assault

Toronto police are searching for a taxi driver after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted.

The victim was reportedly waiting at a bus stop in the Gerrard Street and Broadview Avenue around 12:45 a.m. Saturday when a taxi pulled up and offered her a ride. The woman agreed after the driver offered her a discounted fair.

When the vehicle arrived at its destination the driver allegedly sexually assaulted the woman and then fled the area as she exited the cab.

The driver has been described as male, non-white, between 45 to 50 years of age, thin build, with a black receding hair/bald and an unshaven face.

The vehicle is described as an orange and turquoise, four-door style taxi cab.