Man Charged with Sexual Against Stepdaughter
Release Date: June 12, 2018
A 34-year-old local man is facing assault, and sexual assault charges in relation to his teenage stepdaughter.
On June 3, 2018 the Kingston Police Sexual Assault and Child Abuse unit began an investigation and learned the accused became hostile with the victim when she started dating. In one incident in the fall of 2017, the accused struck the victim across the mouth when he found her walking with a boy. The blow caused the victim to fall to the ground and suffer injury, however the incident was not reported to police at that time. Recently, in the months of March and April 2018 the accused began entering the victim’s bedroom and sexually assaulting her in the early morning hours.
On June 8, 2018 the accused located and arrested. He was transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing the following day.
The accused was charged with assault, sexual interference with a person under 16, and sexual assault.