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Man, 74, faces Child Pornography charges,
Hwy. 427 and Rathburn Road area



Broadcast time: 10:24
Thursday, June 1, 2017

22 Division
416-808-8500

Case #: 17-920893


On Thursday, May 25, 2017, as part of an investigation into the possession of child sex abuse images, members of the TPS Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Hwy. 427 and Rathburn Road area.

It is alleged that:

- a man possessed and made child pornography-related material

- the man possessed the material at his residence

Richard Schenck, 74, of Toronto, has been arrested. He is charged with:

1) Possession Child Pornography
2) Make Child Pornography

He was scheduled to appear in court at 2201 Finch Avenue West on Friday, May 25, 2017.

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


Reporting can also be made at Canada’s National Tipline for Reporting the Online Sexual Exploitation of Children at www.cybertip.ca.


This project has been made possible by a grant from the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services.


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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Christopher Jodoin, Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section