Campbell River man sues Creep Catchers vigilante group for defamation

A Campbell River man is suing the head of a controversial vigilante justice group, Surrey Creep Catchers, for defamation, after he was wrongfully accused of being a pedophile in social media posts.

Sean Smith, a 48-year-old father, husband and social media educator, posted a video criticizing Creep Catchers’ practices on Dec. 7, 2016 and within hours, faced a barrage of abusive comments suggesting he was a pedophile.

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