Art teacher accused of sexually assaulting girl, 7, at Junction studio
Published Thursday, July 13, 2017 12:26PM EDT
Police released this photo of Jordan Pereira, 24.
A teacher is accused of sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl while she was taking art classes in Toronto.
The girl was attending the 10-week program at 4Cats Arts Studio located in The Junction area, police said. Investigators allege that while she was there, she was sexually assaulted by a teacher on multiple occasions.
Officers arrested a suspect on July 11 and charged him with sexual assault. He was identified by police as 24-year-old Toronto resident Jordan Pereira.
He is expected to appear in court on August 24.
Police say they are concerned there may be other victims and ask anyone with information to come forward.