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Man, 41, facing 12 Child Pornography charges,
Victoria Park Avenue and Lawrence Avenue East

Broadcast time: 13:51
Thursday, March 9, 2017

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2017-375037

On Wednesday, March 8, 2017, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Victoria Park Avenue and Lawrence Avenue East area.

It is alleged that:

- a man possessed and made available child sexual abuse material

Matthew MacLeod, 41, of Toronto, has been charged with:

1) Two counts of Possession of Child Pornography
2) Access Child Pornography
3) Two counts of Making Available Child Pornography
4) Attempt Make Child Pornography
5) Make Child Pornography
6) Two counts of Sexual Assault
7) Sexual Interference
8) Two counts of Sexual Exploitation

He is scheduled to appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, on Tuesday, March 21, 2017, 10 a.m.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-8500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

A sexual assault is any form of unwanted sexual contact. It includes, but is not limited to, kissing, grabbing, oral sex and penetration. To learn more about sexual assault, including how to report a sexual assault, please visit our Sex Crimes website.

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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Zachary Firth, Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section