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Man arranged online to sexually abuse child: police

Police have arrested a 47-year-old Toronto man they say sought to sexually abuse a child.

Officers from the sex crimes unit raided a home near Bloor and Sherbourne streets on Thursday.

They arrested Matthew Hawkins and charged him with making an arrangement to commit sexual assault. He was due to appear in court on Friday morning.

Police said he used the online profile names darkhawk181, jennyloves_38 and the email address darkhawk181@yahoo.ca and there may be more victims.

Anyone with information should call 416-808-8500 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-TIPS (8477).