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Man arrested in Child Pornography investigation,
Thomas Snowden, 35, faces charges

Broadcast time: 07:30
Thursday, May 30, 2019

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2019-981170

On Wednesday, May 29, 2019, as part of an investigation into the possession of child sex abuse material, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section, executed a Criminal Code search warrant in the Markham Road and Eglinton Avenue East area.

It is alleged that:

- a man accessed, possessed, and made available child sexual abuse material.

Thomas Snowden, 35, of Toronto, has been arrested and charged with:

1) Two counts of Possession Child Pornography
2) Two counts of Access Child Pornography
3) Make Available Child Pornography
4) Two counts of Fail to Comply with Recognizance

He was scheduled to appear in court on Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at 2:00 p.m., at Old City Hall, room 101.

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 the Solicitor General.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-8500, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, online on our Facebook Leave a Tip page, or text TOR and your message to CRIMES (274637). Download the free Crime Stoppers Mobile App on iTunes, Google Play or Blackberry App World.

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Constable Allyson Douglas-Cook, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Christopher Jodoin, Sex Crimes– Child Exploitation Section for Detective Sergeant Paul Krawczyk, Sex Crimes