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Media Release

Release Date: February 2nd, 2018 - 1:35pm

Originator: Detective Todd Martin

Contact: Detective Todd Martin

Location: Halton Region


Internet Child Exploitation Arrest in Halton Region

​Halton Regional Police Service arrested a male on January 30, 2018 in connection with child pornography and sexual assault-related offences.
Tyler LEACH (33) of Oakville has been charged with:
• two counts of possession of child pornography;
• one count of distribution of child pornography;
• four counts of making child pornography;
• two counts of sexual assault; and
• two counts of sexual interference.

The offences are alleged to have occurred in the City of Hamilton and the Town of Oakville between June 2017 and January 2018.

The accused was held for bail and was remanded in custody with another court appearance on February 2, 2018, Milton Court.

These investigations have been funded and made possible through a grant from the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services.

Anyone with related information is asked to contact Detective Todd Martin of the Halton Regional Police Service, Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit at (905) 825-4747 ext. 8983.

Tips can be forwarded to Crime Stoppers; "See Something, Hear Something, Know Something — contact Crime Stoppers" at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS), through the web at www.crimestoppers.ca.

Please be reminded that all persons charged are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.