November 12, 2017 1:59 pm

Guelph man arrested on sexual assault charges in Grey Highlands incident

File photo of an OPP cruiser.

Lars Hagberg / The Canadian Press File

A 49-year-old Guelph man has been arrested and is facing sexual assault charges following an incident that occurred in Grey Highlands.

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The alleged incident is said to have taken place on Oct. 25, but police were not made aware of the situation until more than a week later, on Nov. 3.

It’s alleged that the 49-year-old Guelph native Darryl North sexually assaulted a 17-year-old girl, leading to his arrest on Friday.

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North was held for a bail hearing the following day and is scheduled to appear before a provincial court in Owen Sound on Nov. 30.

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