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Man, 39, charged in Child Exploitation investigation,
Finch Avenue East and Victoria Park Avenue area



Broadcast time: 15:08
Thursday, September 28, 2017

Sex Crimes
416-808-8500

Case #: 2017-1758669


On Thursday, September 28, 2017, as part of an investigation into the uploading of child sex abuse images, members of the Toronto Police Service Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Finch Avenue East and Victoria Park Avenue area.

It is alleged that:

- officers located a quantity of images of children being sexually abused

Farasat Mahmud, 39, of Toronto, has been charged with:

1) two counts of Possession of Child Pornography
2) Access Child Pornography
3) two counts of Make Available Child Pornography

He was scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West on Thursday, September 28,, 2017, 2 p.m., room 306.

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.


For more news, visit TPSnews.ca.



Constable David Hopkinson, Corporate Communications, for Detective Michael Sabadin, Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section