Quebecer arrested in Dominican Republic on pedophilia-related charges
Published Friday, August 16, 2013 10:52PM EDT
A Quebec man wanted on charges of pedophilia has been arrested in Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic.
Michel Levis, 59, from Quebec City had been sought by Interpol since June.
Dominican authorities report that seven of the 11 foreigners arrested in the country on charges related to pedophilia since 2007 are Canadians.
According to Dominican media reports, a warrant was issued for the suspect by judicial authorities in La Sarre in the Abitibi region of Quebec on January 30, 2012, while the Interpol warrant dates from June 7, 2013.