02/12/2015 06:21 EST | Updated 04/14/2015 05:59 EDT

Guillaume Yale faces sex-related charges against minors in Longueuil

A 30-year-old man from Magog, Que. was charged in Longueuil court today with inviting sexual contact and showing sexually explicit pictures to children outside an elementary school.​

Guillaume Yale is facing one count of invitation to sexual touching, which carries a maximum sentence of 10 years, and one count of disseminating sexually explicit material to minors, which carries a maximum sentence of two years.

Police allege Yale approached three young girls during their lunch hour yesterday and showed them sexually explicit photos on his phone.

The girls fled and then reported what had happened at the elementary school.

Their description of the suspect led to his arrest near the school.