13 arrested following a child luring investigation

8 involved were from the Edmonton region

7 men from Edmonton and 1 from St Albert have been arrested following child luring.

Over the course of 8 months ALERT's Internet Child Exploitation unit made 13 total arrests.

Investigators say the crimes took place online on different social media platforms and nearly 50 computers and electronic devices were seized during the investigations and 69 charges were laid.

All 13 suspects have been charged with child luring and or attempted sexual assault against a child.

Police say none of the arrests are connected.

 

@TheOne_Jake/ One News

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