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Arrest made in historical sexual assault investigation

Incident took place in February; victim and accused knew each other, police say
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TOWNSHIP OF CENTRE WELLINGTON – On May 25, 2020, the Wellington County Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received a report of a historical sexual assault that occurred at a campground on the Eighth Line in the Township of Centre Wellington.

The sexual assault occurred in February, 2020 and the victim and the accused were known to each other.

As a result, Eric Tiisler, 46 years old of Elora has been charged with sexual assault contrary to the Criminal Code. 

The accused is scheduled to appear in the Ontario Court of Justice - Guelph on Sept. 4, 2020 to answer to the charge.

Any person with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Wellington County OPP at 1-888-310-1122. Should you wish to remain anonymous, you may call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 (TIPS) or submit a tip on-line at You may be eligible for a reward from Crime Stoppers of up to $2,000.