Peel Regional Police say a 96-year-old Brampton man has been charged after two store employees were allegedly sexually assaulted.
Police said in a statement that the first incident happened in September when the man went to a store in the Highway 410 and Steeles Avenue East area.
“He asked an employee, a 19 year-old woman from Brampton, to assist him with trying on a shirt. When the victim refused, the suspect sexually assaulted her,” officers alleged.
On Oct. 1, police said the accused went to the same store and asked another employee, a 27-year-old woman, for help putting on a shirt. While the employee was helping the man, officers alleged he sexually assaulted the woman.
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The accused, who wasn’t identified, was arrested on Oct. 6. He was charged with two counts of sexual assault. The suspect was released on a promise to appear in court at a future time.
Anyone with information about the investigation was asked to call police at 905-453–2121 ext. 3460 or Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-222-8477.