Oshawa woman charged with luring American teen boy online


Published May 12, 2022 at 11:12 am

A woman from Oshawa faces numerous charges after alleged attempts to lure a teen boy from the United States to access child pornography.

The Durham Regional Police Child Exploitation Unit started an investigation in March after they received information about a 15-year-old boy from Oklahoma who was lured online.

The Department of Homeland Security helped to find and safeguard the boy while police investigated. Police arrested a suspect on May 12.

Courtney Cross-Robinson, 23 of Oshawa, face charges of luring to access child pornography, exposure to a person under 16 years old and accessing and possession of child pornography.

The charges have not been proven in court. Cross-Robinson will remain in custody until a bail hearing.

DRPS wants to ensure there are no more victims. Cross-Robinson formerly worked with an organization that dealt with youth aged 15 to 17.

Police allege multiple social media platform were used under the user names ‘dragonqueen’, ‘drnkcookiemonsta’ and ‘court123_always’.

Anyone with information pertinent to the investigation can call D/Cst Sabo at 1-888-579-1520 ext. 5542. Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477)

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