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le Vendredi 9 Décembre 2022 9:57 | mis à jour le 9 Décembre 2022 10:15 Tribune-Express (Hawkesbury)

Hawkesbury man charged with luring child

The Hawkesbury OPP have arrested and charged a man in a child luring investigation.  — archive photo
The Hawkesbury OPP have arrested and charged a man in a child luring investigation.
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The Hawkesbury OPP have arrested and charged a man in a child luring investigation.

On December 6, Marc-Aurele St-Amour, 34, was arrested in Hawkesbury and charged with luring a minor, providing sexually explicit materials to a minor, two counts of providing tobacco to someone under 19, and charges of uttering threats of bodily harm or death, sexual interference, and sexual assault.

He is scheduled to appear in court in L’Orignal on December 21. Anyone with further information on this case is asked to contact the OPP at 1-888-310-1122, or the  Crime Stoppers confidential tips setup at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or ontariocrimestoppers.ca. More information is available at cybertip.ca.

The OPP  remind residents that information on recognizing and preventing child abuse is available online at http://www.protectchildren.ca/, and parents are urged to take a proactive approach by educating their children on Internet safety. Further resources may be found at http://www.cybertip.ca/