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Moncton man charged in connection to home invasion, sexual assault

RCMP say a 25-year-old man has appeared in court on four charges following a home invasion in Moncton. Global News / File

A Moncton man has been charged in connection to a home invasion and sexual assault in the city this week.

Codiac RCMP say they received a report of a home invasion on Cameron Street shortly after 3 a.m. on Tuesday.

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A woman in the home was taken to the hospital and later released.

Police arrested a man at a home in Moncton later that day.

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Michael Jollie, 25, has been charged with break and enter, sexual assault, overcoming resistance to commission of offence and breaching court-ordered conditions.

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He appeared in Moncton Provincial Court on Wednesday and has been remanded into custody. He is scheduled to appear in court tomorrow, Oct. 19 at 1:30 p.m. for a bail hearing.

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