Explicit photos, videos sent to girls
The Ontario Provincial Police Mattawa detachment received a call Sept. 24 about someone asking young girls to send naked photos of themselves using Snapchat. The OPP began an investigation into the allegation and located numerous victims who were sent sexually explicit photos and videos. As a result of the investigation, a 19-year-old male has been charged with invitation to sexual touching under 16 years of age, make sexually explicit material available to a person under 16 years of age, luring a person under 16 years of age by means of telecommunication and fail to comply with a probation order. The name of the accused is being withheld to protect the privacy of the young victims.