Police charge Halifax man for sexual offences against child under 10
Police say officers searched residence and seized electronic devices
Police have charged a 65-year-old Halifax man for sexual offences against a child.
William James Martin is charged with sexual assault, sexual interference, invitation to sexual touching and providing sexually explicit material to a child.
Halifax Regional Police said in a news release Tuesday the charges involve a child under 10 who was known to Martin last year and this year.
Police received a complaint on March 11. Two weeks later, investigators arrested Martin and conducted a search of a Halifax residence where electronic devices were taken.
Police said they are not providing further details to protect the victim's identity.