Charges laid in alleged sex assault, extortion of two boys

A Toronto man is facing charges in relation to the alleged sexual assault and exploitation of a couple of boys over the course of four years.

Police in Durham region allege that the accused befriended the boys between 2013 and 2017 and began sexually assaulting them.

He's then accused of threatening to release explicit photos of the boys in order to keep them quiet.

Robert Humphrey faces three counts of sexual assault, two counts of extortion, sexual interference and two counts of making child pornography.

Humphrey coached boys baseball in the past and investigators want to ensure there are no more victims.

Anyone with information is asked to call Det. Const. Rabishaw at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 5327.