Waterloo man faces sexual assault charges after weekend incidents on walking trail

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Waterloo Regional Police say they have made an arrest in connection with a sexual assault that was reported in Waterloo over the weekend.

On Monday, police announced they were seeking a man after a sexual assault was reported to have occurred on a trail near Burning Bush and Benjamin roads.

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They say a woman was walking along the trail when she was approached by a stranger who sexually assaulted her.

Police say separate incidents were reported to them in connection with the case after a media release went out.

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A 34-year-old man from Waterloo was arrested and is facing criminal harassment and sexual assault charges in connection to two separate incidents.

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