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61-year-old man facing sexual assault charges, more victims possible: OPP

Lars Hagberg / The Canadian Press/File

Elgin County OPP say a Central Elgin man has been arrested and charged following an investigation.

Police say they began investigating in November 2019 following a report of a sexual assault.

On Jan. 2, a 61-year-old man was charged with sexual assault, sexual assault on a person under 16 with threats to a third person, and sexual interference.

The accused is scheduled for their next court appearance on March 17.

READ MORE: Senior Mountie charged with historical sexual assault of 12-year-old girl

Police did not provide further details, but say “additional victims [may be] possible as the investigation continues.”
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Anyone with further information is asked to contact Elgin County OPP Crime Unit at 1-888-310-1122.

If you or someone you know is in need of support, please call Victim Services Elgin at 519-631-3182 or email at info@victimserviceselgin.com.

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