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Sexual Assault - Man charged following Sexual Assault

Posted on Monday April 16, 2018
A 39 year old man is facing charges after a woman was sexually assaulted in St. Catharines.
 
On Sunday April 15th, 2018 at approximately 12:45am, an unlicensed cab picked up a female in the St. Paul Street and Ontario Street area of the City of St. Catharines.
 
The driver took the female to a parking lot in the area of Bunting Road and Welland Ave where she was sexually assaulted.
 
As a result of an investigation by the Niagara Regional Police Service Sexual Assault Unit, a suspect was identified and arrested.
 
39 year old Mahmoud Al Arag of St. Catharines is facing the alleged charge of:
 
- Sexual Assault Section 271 C.C.
 
Al Arag is being held in custody pending a bail hearing on Monday April 16, 2018 at the Robert S.K. Welch Courthouse in the City of St. Catharines.

Incident Number: 2018-31777
Submitted By: Stephanie Sabourin
Approved By: Stephanie Sabourin

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