Wednesday June 24, 2020 – Peterborough man facing several charges including three counts of luring a person under 16 years of age by means of telecommunication

Luring Arrest:

A 55-year-old Peterborough man has been arrested and charged with three counts of luring a child under 16 years of age by means of telecommunications and making sexually explicit material available to a child under 16 years old.

As a result of an ongoing online investigation, on June 24, 2020 David John Pashie, 55, of Clonsilla Avenue, Peterborough, was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Luring a child under 16 years old by means of telecommunication x 3
  • Making sexually explicit material available to a child under 16 years

The accused was held in custody and appeared in court today (June 24).

protectkidsonline.ca is a resource that helps parents/guardians stay on top of the digital world their children are engaging in. This site provides information about the ever-changing online interests of young people, the potential risks they face, and proactive strategies to help keep your child/adolescent safe while online.

The Peterborough Police Service is a member of the Provincial Strategy to protect children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the internet. This project has been made possible by a grant from the Ministry of the Solicitor General.