Hamilton man charged with sex assault, indecent act


Published August 11, 2023 at 11:49 am


A 34-year-old Hamilton man was arrested and charged with sexual assault and indecent act-related offences.

Hamilton police said thanks to the public’s help, the man was identified and charged with sexual assault for an incident that occurred on Sunday, July 23 and an indecent act on Sunday, July 30.

Police had said that a man was reportedly touching himself inappropriately shortly after 1 p.m. in a business in Jackson Square on July 23. 

He was arrested on Aug. 2 in relation to both incidents, the force wrote in a press release today (Aug. 11). 

“A publication ban has been imposed, as such, no further information will be made available,” according to Hamilton police.

Anyone who has information on the cases is asked to contact Det. Const. Jennyfer Carranza-Mejia at 905-546-3818 or Staff Sgt. Catherine Lockley at 905-546-3833.

To provide information anonymously, call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-8477 or submit your anonymous tips at www.crimestoppershamilton.com.

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