Yue (Alex) Yu, 30, charged in ongoing Sexual Assault investigation,
44 St. Clair Avenue East
Broadcast time: 09:54
Monday, May 14, 2018
Case #: 2018-701904
The Toronto Police Service would like to advise the public of an arrest in an ongoing Sexual Assault investigation.
It is alleged that:
- a man was employed as a tutor at the Oxford Learning Centre at 44 St. Clair Avenue East in Toronto
- this year, a 15-year-old girl attended the centre and was tutored by the man
- the man began communicating with her through text and other social media platforms
- the man met with the girl outside of the learning centre, which is strictly prohibited according to the learning centre's policies
- the man sexually assaulted the girl on several occasions
On Tuesday, May 1, 2018, members of the Child & Youth Advocacy Centre arrested Yue (Alex) Yu, 30, of Toronto. He is charged with:
1) Sexual Assault
2) Sexual Interference with a Person under the Age of 16 Years
He is scheduled to appear in court at College Park on Thursday, May 31, 2018, 10 am
He is known to tutor at the Oxford Learning Centre and, since 2005, privately to both high school and university students.
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, SAFE-T Program (Halton Trauma Centre), 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.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Greg Payne, Child & Youth Advocacy Centre