Man Charged with Sexual Assault at Mall  

(Innisfil, ON) A 23-year-old Brampton man was charged following an investigation into a sexual assault at the Tanger Outlets in Cookstown.

On Monday, October 14, 2019, a female employee at a store reported to South Simcoe Police Service that she had been sexually assaulted by a customer at the mall located on County Road 89 near Highway 400. The incident involved unwanted touching and the victim was not physically injured.

As a result of investigation, a suspect was identified. On Saturday, February 22, 2020, a man attended South Division and was placed under arrest.

23-year-old Chanpreet Singh Padda of Brampton was charged with one count of Sexual Assault. He was released with conditions and a future court date.

A sexual assault includes any non-consensual contact of a sexual nature. South Simcoe Police Service would like to encourage anyone who feels they may have been a victim of a sexual assault to come forward and report the incident to police.

Impaired/Over 80 

(Innisfil, ON) A 41-year-old Innisfil man was charged with impaired driving-related offences following a single-vehicle collision.

On Saturday, February 22, 2020, around 8:30 p.m., South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to a collision involving a single vehicle that had left the roadway and caught fire in the 5th Line and Reive Boulevard area of Innisfil. The driver, who was not injured, was arrested at the scene for impaired driving. He was transported to North Division where breath tests resulted in readings of well over the legal limit of alcohol.

41-year-old Muhundan Thayalan of Innisfil was charged with Impaired Driving and Over 80. His licence was suspended for 90 days.

Assault 

(Bradford, ON) A Bradford man was charged with assault after South Simcoe Police Service officers recently responded to a report of a domestic dispute. A female caller initially reported that her husband had assaulted her. Once on scene, the victim denied an assault had occurred. Police arrested the husband and charged him with one count of assault. He cannot be named to protect the identity of the victim. The victim had no physical injuries.

South Simcoe Police Service is committed to investigating all incidents relating to domestic violence and providing assistance to victims. Investigators urge anyone who is being abused or is aware of abuse occurring to contact police.

From Friday, February 21, 2020 to Monday, February 24, 2020, South Simcoe Police Service officers responded to 248 calls for service.

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