Toronto | An Indian-origin father-son duo has been arrested in Canada. It is alleged that the duo had allegedly harassed and exploited several teenage girls over a period of several months. Following the arrests, Calgary police said Gurpratap Singh Walia (56) and his son Sumit Walia (24) were arrested following an investigation conducted in April to find a missing 13-year-old girl.
The girl had revealed that she was in a relationship with Sumit. Sumit allegedly provided her with alcohol, drugs and vapes in exchange for sex. During a search of his home after his arrest, police seized 975 grams of cocaine, child pornography, drugs, contraband tobacco, vapes and a computer, among other things.