Montreal man charged by Toronto police in prostitution probe

A Montreal man is charged in connection with allegations of juvenile prostitution in Toronto's downtown core.

Police believe there may be more victims and urge anyone with information to contact investigators

UPDATED JUNE 11, 2018: The CBC has been informed that the Crown withdrew the charges against Stefan Jordan in connection with this case. The warrant against Jessica Naoufal was rescinded.


Updated: The charges against Stefan Jordan were withdrawn in connection with this case. (Toronto Police)

An investigation into allegations of juvenile prostitution in downtown Toronto have led police to seek the arrest of two Montrealers.

Updated: The warrant against Jessica Naoufal was rescinded. (Toronto Police)

Toronto police say their investigation was launched near the end of January after they received a tip that a 17-year-old girl was procured to become a prostitute in Toronto's downtown core. 

Last Thursday, police arrested a Montreal man in connection with the case.

Stefan Jordan, 29, faces three prostitution-related charges including procuring a person to become a prostitute, exercising control and living on the avails of prostitution of a person under 18 years old.

Police also have a warrant for the arrest of Montrealer Jessica Naoufal, 22.

Investigators said they believe there may be more victims, and they are urging anyone with information to contact police at 416-808-7474 or through Crime Stoppers anonymously at 416-222-8477. Police can also be contacted online at www.222tips.com.

With files from the Canadian Press