Ottawa police charge Toronto man with sexual assault of teen
Police lay 3 charges against 47-year-old for assault of 14-year-old girl
Ottawa police have charged a Toronto man with sexual assault after an incident at a Rideau Street hotel.
Police say officers responded to the unnamed hotel at 4:20 a.m. on Thursday after a complaint of a sexual assault in the 200 block of Rideau Street.
The accused and a 14-year-old had travelled to Ottawa to attend a function, police said.
During the hotel stay, the 47-year-old man allegedly touched the teenage girl inappropriately.
The man has been charged with sexual assault, sexual interference and forcible confinement. He was scheduled to appear in court on Friday.
Police are concerned there could be other victims.
Anyone with information about this incident, or other incidents, is asked to call Ottawa police at 613-236-1222, ext. 5944, or Crime Stoppers at 613-233-8477.