Toronto police have reported that a 14-year-old boy is facing charges following the alleged sexual assault of two six-year-old girls at a summer camp. The incident occurred at a camp called Jack of Sports, where the boy was enrolled in a Leader in Training Program. The camp, which took place at Western Technical Commercial School from July 17 to July 21, was the setting for the alleged assaults.
Authorities have stated that the boy repeatedly sexually assaulted the two young girls during this period. As a result, the 14-year-old boy has been charged with sexual assault and sexual interference.
Police have expressed concern that there may be additional victims related to this case. They are urging anyone with information to come forward and provide assistance in the investigation.
Due to the Youth Criminal Justice Act, the identity of the accused boy cannot be revealed due to his age. This legislation is in place to protect the identities of young individuals involved in criminal cases.
This incident serves as a reminder of the importance of safeguarding the well-being of children and ensuring their safety in all environments, including summer camps and other recreational programs. Authorities are committed to thoroughly investigating this case and ensuring the appropriate legal actions are taken.
Further details surrounding the case, including any potential updates or developments, will be released by law enforcement as the investigation progresses.