(COCHRANE, ON) – Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Child Sexual Exploitation Unit, the OPP Digital Forensics Unit and the James Bay (Cochrane) OPP Detachment have arrested and charged a Cochrane man following a six month long internet investigation.

On November 29, 2017 police executed search warrants at a Cochrane residence and a hotel in Timmins. As a result of this investigation, one computer and several other related items were seized.

On November 29, 2017, police arrested Robert Andre DOIRE, 27-years- old of Cochrane, Ontario and charged him with two counts of Making Available Child Pornography, three counts of Possession of Child Pornography and one count of Accessing Child Pornography.

The accused was released from a bail hearing and is scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Cochrane on January 16, 2018.

The investigation is continuing.

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“The Ontario police services associated with the Provincial Strategy to Protect Children from Sexual Abuse and Exploitation on the Internet– and other participating agencies — will do everything they can to reduce the number of child predators and the threats they pose to our children and our communities. We remain committed to ensuring victims of these crimes are referred to appropriate community-based resources for assistance.” – Inspector Tina Chalk, Counter Exploitation and Missing Person Section