05/09/2015 01:30 EDT | Updated 05/09/2016 05:59 EDT

Dean Dickson, 24, faces 4 charges in child luring investigation

A 24-year-old man faces four charges after allegedly arranging to meet a 13-year-old boy "for a sexual purpose."

Toronto police executed a search warrant in a child luring investigation in the Queen Street West and Bathurst Street area.

Police allege Dean Dickson was communicating with the teen and made arrangements to meet with him "for a sexual purpose."

Dickson was arrested and is charged with:

- Luring a child (under 16)

- Invitation to sexual touching

- Possession child pornography

- Accessing child pornography

He appeared in court Thursday.