RCMP officer in Labrador arrested for alleged child luring online
A woman uses her computer keyboard to type while surfing the Internet in North Vancouver, B.C., in this December 2012 file photo. (Jonathan Hayward/THE CANADIAN PRESS)
Published Monday, February 11, 2013 7:17AM EST
HAPPY VALLEY GOOSE BAY -- An RCMP officer is expected to appear in a Labrador court today after being arrested for allegedly luring a child over the Internet.
The male officer from the Labrador district was arrested on Friday and made his first appearance in court Saturday morning.
A publication ban has prohibited the use of his name.
He was remanded for a bail hearing until today in Happy Valley-Goose Bay.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary is taking the lead in the investigation.