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Man, 34, arrested, faces six charges in
Child Pornography investigation,
Wellesley Street East and Sherbourne Street area

Broadcast time: 08:47
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

51 Division

Case #: 2018-315347

On Wednesday, February 14, 2018, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Wellesley Street East and Sherbourne Street area.

It is alleged that:

- a man possessed, accessed, distributed and made available child sexual abuse material over the internet

Dwaine Bartley, 34, 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
4) Distribute Child Pornography

He appeared in court at College Park on Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 2 p.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.

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

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 Mike Sabadin, Sex Crimes Child Exploitation Section