UPDATED: Charges Laid Against Newmarket Man in Gunpoint Sexual Assault

22 year old suspect faces multiple charges in connection with the Aurora investigation

Charges against a 22 year old in connection with a sexual assault investigation in Aurora.

York Regional Police arrested the suspect early Wednesday and say the assault of a teenage girl was made at gunpoint back on June 24th.

Investigators say the teen was walking on an Aurora trail around noon when she was approached by a suspect armed with a gun, then assaulted as the weapon was trained on her.

The girl was taken to hospital for treatment.

Related: Police Release Sketch of Suspect in Sexual Assault in Aurora

The charges include:

  • Aggravated Sexual Assault
  • Assault with a Weapon
  • Pointing a Firearm
  • Possession of a Weapon
  • Sexual Interference Person Under 16

Officers also arrested and charged a 32 year old Newmarket man with Accessory After the Fact.