Welland man arrested following allegations of online child luring


Published April 5, 2023 at 2:44 pm

Ontario, Niagara Falls, Markham, police, human trafficking, arrest

A Welland man is facing online child luring charges after the Niagara Police’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit started an investigation in March.

Today (April 5), Niagara Police charged Trevor Mackenzie Stewart, 29, of Welland with luring a child via telecommunications (the internet) and failure to comply with a probation order.

He was held in custody for a bail hearing today at the courthouse in St. Catharines.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation is asked to contact the lead detective at 905-688-4111, option 3, extension #1009398.

Members of the public can report suspicious Internet activities relating to child exploitation to the Niagara Regional Police Service or online at www.cybertip.ca.

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