UPDATE: Arrest in Barrie sexual assault case

The suspect is alleged to be connected to a pair of incidents

A 39 year old man is in custody in connection with a sexual assault in Barrie.

The initial call came in on November 9th in a wooded area between Red Oak Drive and Farmstead Crescent. A woman was taken to a local hospital and treated for serious injuries.

A second incident was reported from October 2nd in the area of Ardagh Road and Eaglestone Lane. The victim did not sustain any physical injuries.

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The suspect has been charged with:

  • Sexual Interference
  • Sexual Assault
  • Sexual Assault Causing Bodily Harm.

A court-imposed Publication Ban has been implemented.