Man arrested in Child Sexual Abuse Material investigation,
Faces five charges,
Broadcast time: 09:13
Thursday, October 12, 2017
Case #: 2017-1833660
On Tuesday, October 10, 2017, as part of an investigation into the attempt distribution of child sexual abuse images, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed two Criminal Code search warrants in the Keele Street and Bloor Street West and the Jane Street and Eglinton Avenue West areas of Toronto.
It is alleged that:
- during the execution of the search warrant, officers located images and video of child sexual abuse
Walter Weber, 56, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:
1) two counts of Possession of Child Pornography
2) two counts of Access Child Pornography
3) Make Available Child Pornography
He appeared in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Tuesday, October 10, 2017, 2 p.m., room 301.
Police believe the accused had close contact with children in the late 1970’s to early 1980’s in the Scarborough area.
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 Caroline de Kloet, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Christopher Jodoin, Sex Crimes – Child Exploitation Section