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Orillia OPP charge 56-year-old for child-luring following online investigation

The accused was held for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie on Wednesday. Global News file

A 56-year-old from Orillia, Ont., was charged for child-luring on Wednesday, OPP say.

After an online investigation, police say they arrested and charged David Munro with two counts of luring a person under 16, one count of making sexually explicit material available to a person under 16 and one count of indecent exposure to a person under 16.

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“We as parents and community members have to know who children are interacting with online,” the OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Unit’s detective Staff Sgt. Sharon Hanlon said in a statement.

“These offenders are very manipulative. If parents are not engaged, they will never see them coming until it’s too late.”

The accused was held for a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie on Wednesday.

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