The Laval Police Department arrested 29-year-old Tarek Hammoud on December 3rd for sexual assault.
The suspect allegedly used the online Badou platform, with the pseudonym name Lucas 29, Laval Quebec, in order to contact/lure the victim and to make an appointment.
When they met, he allegedly invited her to board his vehicle where he purportedly sexually assaulted her in the car.
Major Crimes investigators have reason to believe the accused could have claimed other victims. The accused appeared at the Laval courthouse on December 4, on several counts, including sexual assault and assault. He was released with conditions to be met and will return to court on March 18.
Anyone who may have been a victim of this individual is requested to contact the Laval Police Department in order to file an official complaint on their Info Line 450-662-INFO (4636) or by dialing 911, mentioning the file LVL-201027-008.