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  Male Charged with Multiple Counts of Sexual Assault Involving a Minor

Jan 05, 2018 10:37 ET

A 51-year-old Toronto male has been charged with multiple counts of sexual assault against a minor occurring over a four-year period. A second minor victim was also involved in some of the incidents.

The accused befriended the victim and began to sexually assault him on multiple occasions between 2013 and 2017. He threatened to release photos of both victims in order to keep them from going to the police. An investigation, including the execution of a search warrant, has led to charges against the accused.

Robert HUMPHREY, age 51 of Toronto, is charged with: Sexual Assault x3; Invitation to Sexual Touching; Sexual Interference; Possession of Child Pornography x2; Make Child Pornography x2 and Extortion x2. He was held for a bail hearing.

In the past, the accused has coached baseball teams and had contact with other minors. Investigators would like to ensure there are no further victims.

Anyone with information that could help investigators is asked to contact D/Cst. Rabishaw of the Major Crime Sexual Assault Unit at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5327.

Anonymous information can be sent to Durham Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or online at and tipsters may be eligible for a $2,000 cash reward.