Art instructor charged with sexual assault of 7yearold girl at 4Cats Arts Studio

first_img LEAVE A REPLY Cancel replyLog in to leave a comment Toronto police have arrested and charged a 24-year-old man with sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl while she attended his art classes out of a west-end arts studio.Toronto man Jordan Pereira was an instructor at 4Cats Arts Studio in the Junction Triangle where the girl attended a 10-week arts program.Police allege that Pereira sexually assaulted her during multiple program sessions at the Dupont Street location. Advertisement Joey Simon, the owner of 4Cats Enterprises Inc., said Pereira went through the same screening process as any one of their other instructors.“Our employees are required as a condition of employment, to undergo a strict police criminal records check prior to commencing employment. Mr. Pereira had undergone such a criminal records check and there was never any indication of prior inappropriate behaviour,” Simon said.Police are concerned that there are other victims.Police are advising parents to speak to their children who have taken classes at the studio. Advertisement Advertisement Twitter Facebook Login/Register With:last_img

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