May 30, 2017 @ 16:10
On Sunday, May 28, 2017, members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Superior East Wawa Detachment received a complaint in relation to a female who had been sexually assaulted. Members of the Superior East Crime Unit assisted with the investigation.
As a result, two Wawa males aged 22 and 20 have been arrested and charged with the following offences:
- Adult Gang Sexual Assault contrary to section 272(1)(d) of the Criminal Code (CC)
- Adult Sexual Assault on a person under 16 years of age contrary to section 271 of the CC
- Adult Sexual Interference with a person under 16 years of age contrary to section 151 of the CC
- Adult Invitation to Sexual Touching under 16 years of age contrary to section 152 of the CC
Both accused were held in custody pending a Bail Hearing on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
About the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) - The Ontario Provincial Police is one of North America's largest deployed police services with more than 6,200 uniformed officers, 3,100 civilian employees and 800 Auxiliary officers. They provide essential services that ensure the safety and security of the people of the Province of Ontario.