Dumitru Tornea – CMTO Confirms Investigation into Sexual Assault Charge

The College of Massage Therapists of Ontario (CMTO) confirms that its investigation of Dumitru Tornea, Registered Massage Therapist (RMT) is ongoing.

Mr. Tornea was arrested and charged with sexual assault in December 2016.

The CMTO has information suggesting that Mr. Tornea continues to be employed at a spa in the Elm and Bay Street area of Toronto, Ontario.

Mr. Tornea’s criminal trial is scheduled to proceed on December 11 and 12, 2017 at Old City Hall (60 Queen Street West).


Primary Location
Business Name Elmwood Spa
Street Address 18 Elm Street
City / Province / Country Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Postal Code M5G 1G7
Phone Number 416-964-4525


Bail Condition Dec 18, 2016 No Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Summary: Effective March 1, 2016, the College By-laws require registrants to report to the College any currently existing conditions of release (“bail conditions”) following a charge for a criminal or provincial offence or subsequent to a finding of guilt and pending appeal.
    On December 18, 2016, Mr. Tornea provided an Undertaking to a Peace Officer in exchange for his release from custody pursuant to being charged with Sexual Assault contrary to section 271 of the Criminal Code of Canada. Pursuant to this Undertaking, Mr. Tornea shall: 1. Notify Det. O’Kane of any change in his address, employment or occupation. 2. Abstain from communicating directly or indirectly with “A”, “B”, “C”, and “D”. 3. Not possess any weapons as defined by the Criminal Code.


Please see Mr. Tornea’s details on CMTO’s public register for further information.


For more information, contact:
Angie Brennand
Director, Policy and Communications
College of Massage Therapists of Ontario