The Canadian Forces National Investigation Service says Sgt. Brent Douglas Hansen was charged Wednesday under the National Defence Act.
According to a release, the charge relates to the alleged accessing of child porn while Hansen was on duty at 5th Canadian Division Support Base Gagetown between June 26 and Sept. 22, 2014.
Lt.-Col. Francis Bolduc of the Canadian Forces National Investigation Services says in a release the charges reflect the military’s commitment to prosecute any persons engaged in harmful criminal sexual behaviour.
An arrest has been made after an American man was beaten to death in Toronto.
Toronto police are expected to provide an update later on Thursday. Insp. Bryan Bott is expected to speak at police headquarters at 10:30 a.m.
Julian Jones, 26, was visiting Toronto from Maryland for a friend’s bachelor party. He was killed in a fight outside a bar in Little Italy on Saturday morning.
Officers arrived at Blind Tiger Restaurant on College Street at Manning Avenue just before 2:30 a.m. Police said the incident appears to have been an unprovoked attack.