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Child Pornography Investigation,
Man faces multiple charges,
William Robert Woods, 30

Broadcast time: 17:30
Thursday, June 18, 2020

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2020-1072385

On Thursday June 11, 2020, members of the Toronto Police Service Child Exploitation Section executed a search warrant in the Albert Street and Liberty Street area of Bowmanville, in Durham Region.

It is alleged that:

- a man uploaded videos of child pornography to a social media platform
- the man used the name "John Carpainter"

William Robert Woods, 30, of Bowmanville, was arrested and has been charged with:

1.Two counts of Possess child pornography
2. Two counts of Access child pornography
3. Make child pornography available

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.

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Constable Michelle Flannery, Corporate Communications, for Detective Vijay Shetty, Sex Crimes– Child Exploitation Section, for Detective Sergeant Paul Krawczyk, Sex Crimes.