Toronto Police are asking for the public’s help in apprehending Dwayne Banfield, 31.
The police say that Banfield assaulted a police officer. He had been pulled over at Weston and Lawrence on Saturday for not having a valid plate sticker. He “exited the vehicle, approached the female officer and assaulted her by punching her several times about the head”.
The officer received “serious but non-life-threatening” injuries. Banfield was last seen running south on Weston Road. The police officer was treated in hospital.