Monday, October 19, 2009

Sexual assault report was false

Note that a third party reported this. The second report tells of a man entering with an edged weapon.

The Lambton OPP Crime Unit has determined that a sexual assault reported to have occurred at a Point Edward hotel room in July was false. Investigation determined that the original report was made to police by a third party, and not by the alleged victim — a 25-year-old woman— and that no sexual assault actually occurred. The woman will not face charges and the matter is considered closed.

Link:
http://www.theobserver.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=1732144&auth

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OPP say sexual assault report was false

The Lambton OPP Crime Unit has determined that a sexual assault reported at a Point Edward hotel room on July 15 was false.

Officers received an allegation on Aug. 25 an unknown male assailant with an edged weapon had entered a hotel room through a door left ajar.

The assailant allegedly committed a sexual assault on the lone 25-year-old female occupant.
Police say a thorough investigation has determined that no sexual assault took place.

Investigation determined that the original report was made to police by a third party and not by the alleged victim. Under the circumstances, the 25-year-old woman will not face a charge of Public Mischief.

OPP say the investigation into the incident is considered closed.

Link: http://sarniathisweek.ca/ArticleDisplay.aspx?e=1730486