York U Lions Coach Charged with Child Luring
A recruiter and running back coach with the York Lions Football team has been arrested and charged in connection with a child luring investigation.
Police say they arrested a man in connection with the investigation on Thursday.
Police say between December 2012 and February 2013, the accused engaged a 16-year-old boy through cell phone and internet chats.
During their conversations, the victim sent images of himself to the accused using his cell phone.
Daniel Younis, 24, of Toronto, has been charged with:
1) Luring a Child Under 18
2) Attempt Make Child Pornography
He is scheduled to make a court appearance on Friday.
Police believe there may be more victims.
Meanwhile York University has issued a statement that they have been made aware of the investigation and are deeply disturbed by the allegations.
The university says they have suspended their relationship with Younis and are cooperating with police.