Investigators working out of the York Regional Police Internet Child Exploitation Unit have charged a 29-year-old Bradford man with luring offences after an investigation that began mid-November.
As the result of the investigation, on Wednesday, December 14, 2011, officers executed a search warrant at a Bradford residence and arrested the 29-year-old without incident. Investigators believe there may be victims under the age of 16 who have had contact with the accused through his user name romeo6969123. They are urged to come forward.
– Michael Bruce Greer, 29, of Bradford
– Luring to Facilitate Sexual Assault
– Luring to Facilitate Sexual Interference
Mr. Greer has been held in custody and is scheduled to appear before the Ontario Court of Justice in Newmarket sometime today.
Members of the public are reminded to exercise caution when using the Internet, social media and online. Never give out personal information including name, address, telephone number or computer password without knowing specifically with whom you’re speaking. Children should be supervised by an adult and should stay away from websites that are not first approved by their parent or guardian.Members of the public are reminded that web cameras can be remotely accessed and should not be placed anywhere private.