Friday September 14, 2018 – Peterborough man facing charges including sexual assault and forcible confinement following an investigation

Calls for Service:
(Sept. 13 at 8 a.m. to Sept. 14 at 7:50 a.m.) 102

Domestic sexual assault/forcible confinement Arrest:
A 36-year-old Peterborough man is facing charges including sexual assault and forcible confinement following an investigation into incidents dating back to 2011.

The accused and the victim have been in a domestic relationship for several years. In September of 2018 it was reported to police that between June 2011 and September 2018 the accused repeatedly sexually assaulted and forcibly confined the victim and choked her.

On September 14, 2018 officers located the accused at a Peterborough address where, as a result of the investigation, he was arrested and charged with the following:

  • Sexual assault
  • Forcible confinement
  • Overcome resistance by attempting to choke, suffocate or strangle another person

The accused was held in custody and is scheduled to appear in court later today (Sept. 14).

In order to protect the identity of the victim in this domestic incident the name of the accused will not be released.