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Sexual Assault - Mississauga man facing charges

Posted on Friday October 12, 2018
A Mississauga man is facing charges following an incident that took place in a Port Dalhousie restaurant in September.
It was reported to police that on September 14, 2018 between 6pm and 8:30pm an adult female went to a restaurant in the area of Lock Street and Lakeport Road when she was approached at her table by a member of the restaurant management.  During the course of conversation, she was sexually assaulted.
51 year old Rocco Giovannelli of Mississauga is facing the alleged charge of:
- Sexual Assault Sec 271 C.C
Giovanelli is currently being held in custody pending a bail hearing on Friday October 12, 2018 at the Robert S.K. Welch Courthouse in the City of St. Catharines.
Investigators are looking to speak with potential witnesses to the incident and have reason to believe there may be more victims.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Matthew Catherwood at (905) 688-4111 Dial Option 3, Badge number (9399)

Incident Number: 18-95069
Submitted By: Stephanie Sabourin
Approved By: Stephanie Sabourin

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