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Brampton man charged in connection with sexual assault investigation involving child: police

York Regional Police said 30-year-old Greg Scarlett has been arrested and charged in connection with a sexual assault investigation involving a child in Brampton.
York Regional Police said 30-year-old Greg Scarlett has been arrested and charged in connection with a sexual assault investigation involving a child in Brampton. York Regional Police / handout

A 30-year-old man has been charged in connection with an investigation into sexual offences committed against a child in Brampton, police say.

York Regional Police said in October, officers launched an investigating involving a 13-year-old sexual assault victim.

“Through the investigation, officers learned that the victim was approached by the accused at Chinguacousy Park in Brampton in the summer of 2022,” police alleged in a news release.

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Officers said “over the course of the summer,” the accused allegedly had a non-consensual sexual relationship with the victim multiple times.

Police said the alleged incidents occurred in the suspect’s vehicle and in his home.

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According to police, the accused is “possibly employed in the medical field and may have previously been employed at a school in the Peel Region.”

Officers said 30-year-old Greg Scarlett from Brampton was arrested on Monday.

He has been charged with four counts of sexual assault, four counts of sexual interference of a person under the age of 16, forcible confinement and luring a person under the age of 16.

Police have released a photo of Scarlett and are appealing for any possible additional victims or witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

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