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Sexual Assault - Welland male charged with sexual assault

Posted on Wednesday September 12, 2018
Detectives with the Niagara Regional Police Sexual Assault Unit have charged a male with sexual assault in relation to an incident in April of 2018
60 year old Claudel Fortin of the City of Welland has been charged with the alleged offence of:
- Sexual Assault - Section 271 of the Criminal Code
Fortin is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing on Thursday September 13, 2018 at the Robert S.K. Welch courthouse in the City of St. Catharines.
Detectives believe there may be other victims, and are encouraging anyone with information to come forward and contact Detective Constable Jeff Bootsma at (904) 688-4111 Badge # 9283

Incident Number: 18-46769
Submitted By: Stephanie Sabourin
Approved By: Stephanie Sabourin

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