February 10, 2016 3:44 pm

15th suspect in alleged pedophile ring surrenders to police in Montreal

WATCH ABOVE: Police officers uncovered a pedophile ring across Quebec.


MONTREAL – The 15th suspect in an alleged juvenile-pornography ring has surrendered to police in Montreal.

Jessy Giroux is set to be arraigned Wednesday afternoon on various child-pornography charges.

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The charge sheet against Giroux, 32, indicates he has a Toronto address.

A bail hearing for seven of his co-accused is continuing in Montreal.

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Of the seven other men, two waived their right to a bail hearing and five were freed last week under various conditions.

The 15 are aged between 27 and 74 and face various charges, including possession and distribution of child pornography between 2003 and last month.

© 2016 The Canadian Press

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