A 34-year-old Toronto man was arrested in connection with the criminal harassment of a boy.
It is alleged that on Monday, July 31, at around 12:30 p.m., a 17-year-old boy was walking in the Birmingham Street and Islington Avenue area when he was approached by a man driving a small, dark, compact vehicle. The man made sexual gestures and offered to perform sexual acts on the boy and continued to follow the boy, attempting to engage him in conversation. After a short time, he drove off.
Omar Mbarak, 34, of Toronto, was arrested and charged with two counts of criminal harassment.
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