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Man arrested in Sexual Assault Investigation,
John Lee, 42

Broadcast time: 09:30
Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Sex Crimes

Case #: 2020-1448622

The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of an arrest in a Sexual Assault investigation.

It is alleged that:

- from March 2013 to April 2016, a man was employed as a photographer

- the man sexually assaulted women in relation to his activities as a photographer

On Monday, August 31, 2020, John Lee, 42, of Toronto was arrested. He is charged with:

1. six counts of Sexual assault
2. two counts of Sexual Assault Cause Bodily Harm
3. Administer Drug Overcome Resistance
4. Voyeurism

He is scheduled to appear in court at Old City Hall, on Wednesday, October 14, 2020.

Investigators are concerned there may be other victims.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 416-808-7474, Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477), online at, 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.

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Constable Jenifferjit Sidhu, Corporate Communications, for Detective Constable Linda Jonkman, Sex Crimes

Man arrested in Sexual Assault Investigation,
John Lee, 42

Man arrested,
John Lee, 42
Above: Man arrested, John Lee, 42