42-year-old man charged with child luring in Town of New Tecumseth

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(TOWN OF NEW TECUMSETH, ON)  On Tuesday, July 25, 2017, uniformed members of the Nottawasaga Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) investigated an isolated incident of child luring in the Town of New Tecumseth.

During the Police investigation‎, a suspect was located. After a foot chase, the male was apprehended by officers.

Jose MACHADO, age 42 of New Tecumseth is charged with:

  • Luring a Person Under 16 years of age by means of Telecommunication
  • Possession of Cannabis Marihuana

The accused is scheduled for a bail hearing on July 26, 2017, at the Ontario Court of Justice in Barrie.

The Nottawasaga OPP Crime Unit is continuing the investigation, but there are no safety risks to the community.