Sexual Assault investigation,
Christopher Morrison, 44,
School tutor faces additional charges
Broadcast time: 10:45
Tuesday, August 20, 2019
Case #: 2019-592573
The Toronto Police Service would like to thank the public and the media for their assistance with a Sexual Assault investigation.
As a result of new information, it is further alleged that:
- sometime between January 1, 2016 to January 31, 2019, a man sexually assaulted two girls
- the girls attended Academy of New Echo Education (ANEE), which was previously called "Canada Creative Education Centre" known to students as (CCEC)
On Thursday, August 15, 2019, Christopher Morrison, 44, of Toronto, was arrested by officers from the Child & Youth Advocacy Centre (CYAC). He has been charged with:
1. two counts of Sexual Interference
2. two counts of Sexual Assault
He is scheduled to appear in court at 1911 Eglinton Avenue East, on Friday, August 30, 2019, at 10 a.m., courtroom 407.
It is alleged that:
- a man was employed as a tutor by Academy of New Echo Education (ANEE) located at 1041 McNicoll Avenue, since December 2014
- between the March 2018 and March 2019, an Academy of New Echo Education (ANEE) female student was sexually assaulted by him
On Tuesday, April 9, 2019, members of Sex Crimes – Child & Youth Advocacy Centre arrested Christopher Morrison, 44, of Toronto, and charged him with:
1. Sexual Assault
2. Sexual Interference
3. Sexual Exploitation
It is further alleged that:
- in June 2018, the same man sexually assaulted another female student at ANEE
On Thursday, June 27, 2019, Christopher Morrison, 44, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with:
1. Sexual Assault
2. Sexual Exploitation
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.
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.
Boost CYAC was opened in October 2013 and is comprised of specialized child abuse investigators from the Toronto Police Service, in collaboration with members of the Hospital for Sick Children's Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Program (SCAN), Catholic Children's Aid Society, Children's Aid Society of Toronto, Native Child and Family Services, Jewish Family and Child, Radius Child & Youth Services, Child Development Institute, Victim Witness Assistance Program and Boost Child & Youth Advocacy Centre.
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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Sergeant Greg Payne, Sex Crimes - Child & Youth Advocacy Centre