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Russell County OPP lays charges for sexual assaults that date back to 1974

Between January 31 and March 13, 2019, officers from the Russell County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) Crime Unit arrested four males from the same family on sexual related offences. Alleged incidents date to between 1974 and 1991.

A 58 year-old male from Ottawa, Ontario was charged with:

• Indecent Assault on Female YPC 149;

• Indecent Assault on Female CC 149 and

• Sexual Assault CC 246.1

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal on April 10, 2019.

A 62 year-old male from Rockland, Ontario was charged with:

• Indecent Assault on Female CC 149

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal on April 3, 2019.

A 67 year-old male from Ottawa, Ontario was charged with:

• Indecent Assault on Female CC 149 (Two counts);

• Sexual Assault CC 246.1 (Four counts);

• Sexual Interference CC 151 (Two counts);

• Sexual Exploitation CC 153 (Two counts);

• Sexual Intercourse with Step-Daughter or Female Employee CC 153 and

• Sexual Intercourse with a Female under 14 years of age CC 146

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal on April 24, 2019.

A 57 year-old male from Rockland, Ontario was charged with:

• Sexual Intercourse with Female under Fourteen Years CC 146;

• Sexual Assault CC 246.1 and

• Indecent Assault on Female CC 149

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice in L’Orignal on May 8, 2019.

The identities of the accused cannot be released in order to protect the identities of the victims. Some of the accused are also protected under the terms of the Youth Criminal Justice Act (YCJA) due to the historic nature of the allegations.

Victims of sexual assault are not alone. If you need support or know someone that does, there are local resources available to help. You can visit the Victim Services of Prescott-Russell at http://svsprescottrussell.ca for assistance. A toll free call can also be placed to the Assaulted Women’s Helpline at 1-866-863-0511 where your information will remain anonymous and confidential. If you are in an immediate crisis, dial 9-1-1.


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Louise Sproule

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Louise Sproule has been the publisher of The Review since 1992. A part-time job after high school at The Review got Sproule hooked on community newspapers and all that they represent. She loves to write, has covered every kind of event you can think of, loves to organize community events and loves her small town and taking photographs across the region. She dreams of writing a book one day so she can finally tell all of the town's secrets! She must be stopped! Keep subscribing to The Review . . . or else!
Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule

Louise Sproule has been the publisher of The Review since 1992. A part-time job after high school at The Review got Sproule hooked on community newspapers and all that they represent. She loves to write, has covered every kind of event you can think of, loves to organize community events and loves her small town and taking photographs across the region. She dreams of writing a book one day so she can finally tell all of the town's secrets! She must be stopped! Keep subscribing to The Review . . . or else!

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