Man arrested for child exploitation, two years after incident

Toronto man, 37, faces five charges, including sexual assault

A 37-year-old man has been arrested with charges related to child exploitation, two years after the alleged incident.

The accused faces five charges, including luring a child and making sexually explicit material available to child.

Police executed a search warrant on Jan. 24 in the Victoria Park Avenue and Eglinton Avenue East area.

In January 2016, a Toronto man allegedly sexually assaulted a child he met on the Internet. The assault continued for a number of months. The man, who sent the child explicit images, communicated with other minors online, police say.


Photograph of man, 37, arrested with child exploitation charges.
A Toronto man, faced five charges involving child exploitation.


Police suspect there may be other victims. They urge anyone with information to contact them. Police have released photographs of the man on their website.

Richard Adams was scheduled to appear in court on Jan. 24.

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Posted: Feb 2 2018 12:48 am
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