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Man charged in Child Pornography Investigation,
Shamar McCormack, 20

Broadcast time: 13:15
Friday, March 13, 2020

32 Division

Case #: 2020-508393

On Wednesday, March 11, 2020, members of the Toronto Police Service - Child Exploitation Section executed a search warrant in the Finch Avenue East and Willowdale Avenue area.

It is alleged:

- a man accessed and possessed child sexual abuse material

As a result of the evidence gathered by police, Shamar McCormack, 20, of Toronto was arrested. He has been charged with:

1. Possession of Child Pornography
2. Access Child Pornography

He is scheduled to appear in court at 1000 Finch Avenue West, on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 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, 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 or Google Play.

Reporting can also be made at Canada’s National tip-line 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 Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Brendan Alexa, Sex Crimes – Child Exploitation Section