Mississauga man charged with child luring after month-long investigation

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MISSISSAUGA, Ont. — Provincial police have charged a man from Mississauga, Ont.,following a one-month child luring investigation.

OPP say they arrested the 28-year-old on Thursday after a search warrant was executed at a residence in the city.

They say officers seized multiple electronic devices for examination.

The suspect has been charged with luring a person under 16-years-old for a sexual purpose.

He was scheduled to appear at the Ontario Court of Justice in Peterborough, Ont., on Friday.

Police allege they began investigating a man communicating over the internet with a young person for a sexual purpose in July.

The Canadian Press