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Man Arrested for Harassing Sexual Behaviour at Coffee Shop

Release Date: April 13, 2018



A 46-year-old local man has been arrested after police respond to sexual harassment at a coffee shop.


On April 12, 2018 at approximately 8:15 a.m. the victim entered a coffee shop on King Street. The accused whom she does not know was in the restaurant and approached her. The accused began harassing the victim by making sexual remarks towards her while touching himself inappropriately in public. The accused then headed for the bathroom while making moaning sounds and continuing to touch himself in a sexual nature.


Police were called to the restaurant and located the accused in the washroom. The accused was arrested and transported to police headquarters where he was held to attend a bail hearing.


The accused was charged with harassment by threatening conduct and breach probation.