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13-year-old charged with sexual assault in Wellington County

OPP say the investigation involved an alleged historical sexual assault by a Centre Wellington teen


CENTRE WELLINGTON – On September 7, 2023, Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) began an investigation into a historical sexual assault that allegedly occurred at a residence within Wellington County. As a result, a 13-year-old from Centre Wellington, has been charged with sexual assault contrary to the Criminal Code. The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario court of justice - Guelph, at a later date.

Victims of sexual assault and intimate partner violence are not alone. If you, or someone you know, needs support, there are local resources listed below that are available to help:

·      Victim Services Wellington: 519-824-1212

·      Sexual Assault / Domestic Violence Care and Treatment Centre: 519-837-6440

·      Guelph-Wellington Women in Crisis: 519-836-1110 or 1-800-265-7233



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