Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Child Sexual Exploitation Unit, the
OPP Technological Crime Unit, and the St. Thomas Police Service have arrested and
charged a St. Thomas, Ontario man following a child pornography investigation.
On July 8, 2014, police executed a search warrant at a St. Thomas residence after
receiving information that an individual had e-mailed Child Pornography. As a result
of this investigation, a computer and related computer equipment were seized containing
images of child sexual abuse.
On July 8, 2014, police arrested Robert James SINDEN, 57 years-old of St. Thomas,
and charged him with two counts of Possession of Child Pornography and one count
of Distributing Child Pornography.
The accused is being held in custody awaiting a bail hearing in the Ontario Court
of Justice in St. Thomas on July 10, 2014.
The investigation is continuing.
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