Jordan Pereira, 24, charged in Sexual Assault investigation,
Dupont Street and Dundas Street West area,
Police concerned there may be other victims,
Man's photograph released
Broadcast time: 11:40
Thursday, July 13, 2017
Case #: 2017-1122029
The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- a seven-year-old girl attended a ten-week arts program at 4Cats Arts Studio (The Junction), at 1615 Dupont Street
- her art teacher sexually assaulted her during multiple program sessions
On Tuesday, July 11, 2017, Jordan Pereira, 24, of Toronto, was arrested. He was charged with:
1) Sexual Assault
He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall on Thursday, August 24, 2017.
Police are concerned there may be other victims.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-2922, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.222tips.com, text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637), or Leave A Tip on Facebook. Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.
The CYAC is a partnership among local community and government agencies. It is comprised of specialized child abuse investigators from the Toronto Police Service in partnership with Boost Child & Youth Advocacy Centre, Children’s Aid Society of Toronto, Catholic Children’s Aid Society of Toronto, Native Child & Family Services, Jewish Family & Child, Radius Child & Youth Services, SAFE-T Program, Child Development Institute, the Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Program (The Hospital for Sick Children) and the Victim Witness Assistance Program.
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.
For more news, visit TPSnews.ca
Constable Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Eduardo Dizon, Sex Crimes Child and Youth Advocacy Centre